VALE SPIRO GEORGIOU
We announce with deep sorrow, the passing of Spiro Georgiou (1935 - 2023), a man whose life journey encapsulated resilience, family devotion, and entrepreneurial spirit.
Born in Greece, Spiro faced early hardships, losing his mother at a young age, an experience shaping his commitment to family. Emigrating to Australia at 18, Spiro founded Georgiou Group with his wife Agnoula, fostering a legacy that spans over six decades. His leadership, integrity, and dedication turned a small construction company into a national success, guided by principles of hard work and unwavering loyalty to employees.
Spiro’s personal and professional life intertwined seamlessly, with family members actively contributing to Georgiou Group’s growth. His enduring commitment to keeping everyone employed exemplified a deep-rooted concern for others’ well-being. Spiro’s relentless work ethic persisted until the age of 85, leaving an indelible mark on his family, friends, business associates, and the Australian construction industry. Survived by his loving wife, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, Spiro Georgiou’s legacy echoes through the relationships he built and the values he instilled. He will be deeply missed, remembered as a remarkable man who touched the lives of many.
May he rest in peace.