Iakovos Markou was born in 1993 in Nicosia. He holds a law degree from the European University of Cyprus since 2019. He participated in the Erasmus + program and studied for a semester at the Democritus University of Thrace. He qualified for admission to the Cyprus Bar Association in 2020, after completing his 12-month training period as a lawyer and passed the relevant examinations. He currently works as a lawyer at C. Markou & Co LLC and deals mainly with criminal, tort and family law matters including insurance claims for road traffic and employment accidents.