PhD, Senior Manager, Advisory Services, EY
Constantine is a Senior Manager at EY – Advisory Services in Greece and the CSE Advisory Markets Coordinator. Moreover, he is a Member of EYs Think Tank for Business Performance & Innovation. He has over 18 years of accumulated professional experience in the fields of corporate strategy & performance improvement, operations & supply chain management, investment research & analysis as well as business analytics. In the early years of his career, he worked as Equity Analyst at a subsidiary investment company of Piraeus Bank in Greece and following that as Senior Equity Analyst & Member of the Investment Committee at a subsidiary investment company of ATE Bank. Later on, he assumed the position of Chief Financial Officer in one of the three largest luxury apparel distribution & retailing companies in Greece and after that he served as Head of Operations & Procurement Management of a global product division at Hugo Boss Group in Switzerland.
Currently, and over the last 8 years, he is working as Senior Manager in the management consulting industry (initially at Kantor Management Consultants, later on at ICAP Group – Management Consultants and following that at EY – Advisory Services) being responsible for projects related to business strategy & planning, performance improvement, operations & supply chain management, corporate finance as well as business analytics.
Constantine holds a BSc Degree in Accounting & Finance from the American College of Greece, an MSc Degree in Finance (top 5% of the graduating class) from the University of Strathclyde – Business School in Scotland, an MBA Degree from the University of Chicago – Booth School of Business, an MSc Degree in Research Methodologies in Management Science from IE Business School – IE University in Madrid (final grade: Outstanding) and a Doctorate in Business Administration Degree (PhD / DBA) with Distinction from the same Business School. His primary research field is Operations Management with the secondary one being Corporate Strategy. The focus of his PhD research is within the area of Supply Chain Finance Strategy.
He is also a regular member of the “Chartered Financial Analyst” (CFA) Institute as well as the “Education–Innovation–Entrepreneurship” Committee of the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce.