Chairman, DIORAMA Investments
Mr. Nanopoulos has more than 30 years experience in the financial services industry. He started his career in the US, initially at the World Bank becoming Senior Manager in the Treasury Department and subsequently as Managing Director in a securities subsidiary of HSBC in New York.
He returned to Greece in 1990 to become a co-founder of Euromerchant Bank which later evolved into Eurobank. Since 1996 he served as CEO of the bank, contributing to its transformation through organic growth and acquisitions, from a start-up operation into one of the four large systemic Greek banks with a regional presence in ten countries and total assets of around 75 bln euro, a post he stepped down from in June 2013. He also served for about ten years as Vice Chairman of the Hellenic Bankers Association as well as on numerous other Boards, including subsidiaries of Eurobank in private banking, asset management, venture capital, insurance etc..
Mr. Nanopoulos studied Engineering, Economics and Business Administration at MIT, the LSE, INSEAD and the University of Reading.
He is currently, among others, Chairman of DIORAMA Investments, a Luxembourg-based private equity fund focusing on Greek SMEs, a Board member of EFG Investment and Wealth Solutions Holding AG, a Board member of Aegean Airlines and a member of the Board and Executive Committee of the Foundation for Economic & Industrial Research (IOBE) and other none profit organizations.