Executive Committee

Our Executive Committee is elected by Regular Members on a bi-annual basis and consists of 9 Regular Members. It is responsible for running the Hellenic Bankers Association UK and managing its activities. It is advised by our Chairman’s Circle.


Our Current Executive Committee is:


1. Chairman

Mr. Antonis Ntatzopoulos has 11 years experience in Investment Banking, FIG Coverage and Capital Markets. Currently in Financial Institutions Loan Markets focused on UK and European Insurers, Brokers, and Global Asset Managers financing over 14 transactions in 2015.



2. Vice Chairman

Mr. Stratos Chatzigiannis is an Investment Director at NBGI PE, and was formerly Head of Capital Markets of NBGI, as well as a former Director of Corporate Finance at EFG Private Bank. He has 15 years of experience in the capital markets, having been involved in many major Greek capital raising activities, including shipping companies.



3. Treasurer

Mr. Louis Loizou is a co-founding partner of GC Privé and trusted advisor to some of the world’s most affluent individuals. He has extensive experience in investment banking and wealth management, having worked for Citigroup, Barclays Capital and Kleinwort Benson advising multinational corporations, financial institutions, ultra-high net worth individuals and charitable organisations.


4. General Secretary

Ms Georgia Galouzidi has been in the HBA-UK Executive Committee since 2011 and she has been actively involved in events planning as well as members engagement. She is an Associate in the Pension Solutions Group at Russell Investments, one of the leading players in the Asset Management Industry.  Her role involves working closely with institutional investors, mainly pension schemes, across the UK to evolve their relationships towards fiduciary management.



5. Advisory Member

Mary-Irene Alexandrakis

Ms Mary-Irene Alexandrakis works for DVB Bank, focusing on Corporate Finance for the Shipping and Land transport industries. She has been involved in various transactions and projects, including M&A, capital markets and debt advisory to international transportation companies. Prior to DVB she held an analyst position at Citi, working in the M&A Oil & Gas Group. There, she covered Citi’s clients, including Major Oil & Gas companies, independent Exploration and Production players, Oilfield Services as well as Storage and Transportation companies.


6. Advisory Member

Emmanuel Androulakis

Mr Emmanuel Androulakis, has 16 years of experience in Private Equity and Investment Banking. Emmanuel started his career in the Equity Research department of UBS Investment Bank where he specialized in Metals & Mining and was ranked #1 Analyst by the European and Global Institutional Investor and Reuters surveys. He then moved on to the M&A department of the Bank focusing on South-East Europe and gained a wealth of complex transaction structuring and execution experience. After 8 years with UBS Investment Bank, he moved to Greece to set-up and head the Investment Banking department of Axia Ventures Group, an independent investment banking boutique.


7. Advisory Member

Mr. George Ercan is currently employed by Credit Suisse UK Limited (“Credit Suisse”) as a Relationship Manager covering Eastern Europe & the Greece/Cyprus region. His responsibilities include the assistance/management of a portfolio of HNWI and UHNWI clients, dealing in all asset classes and working closely with the Asset Management and Investment Banking divisions. Prior to working at Credit Suisse, he was employed by Royal Bank of Canada Europe Limited (London) as a Private Banking Analyst, covering resident non-domiciled clients in the United Kingdom.


8. Advisory Member

Viki Fotopoulou

Ms Viki Fotopoulou has worked in the investment banking divisions of some of the world’s largest banks. She has studied Economics in the Athens University of Economics and has a MSc in Financial Economics from the University of Essex. She is a member of diversity networks at her employer and in the City of London. Viki believes a lot in synergies and team spirit and actively supports and promotes mentoring and charity initiatives through the networks she participates.


9. Advisory Member


Mr Athanasios Karagiannidis has 10 years experience in Market Risk Management and is responsible for the Global Foreign Exchange and Emerging Markets businesses as part of the Market risk Process and Analysis team. After joining Deutsche Bank in 2012, Athanasios has assumed a broader role focussing on the evaluation of current processes and delivering change on the back of regulatory requirements.



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