Philippos Hadjizacharias was born in Larnaca in 1975.

He is a graduate of the Pancyprian Lyceum of Larnaca. He obtained a degree in Accounting from Birmingham, holds AAT, FCCA, MA Taxation degrees in European Law from the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies in London as well as an Effective Leadership certificate from the University of Oxford.

He is a member of the Association of Chartered Accountants of Cyprus, which he served in various positions. He is a founding member of PHS & Partners based in Larnaca. He served as Non-Executive Director as well as Financial - Tax Consultant in multinational companies.

He is married to Sandra Hadjizacharia and is the father of three children.