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INVESTMENTS FORUM IV

"Does China’s sell off mark the end of the Bull market?"

Speakers / Presentations

Speakers of Panels

Coordinators of Panels

Krintas Theodore, Ph.D
Lamprou Pantelis
Lazarakou Vassiliki, Ph.D
Massourakis Michael
Toschi Maria Paola
Goudinakos Stratos
Vitou Isavella

Goudinakos Stratos

Chief Risk Officer, ATE Insurance Piraeus Group
Goudinakos StratosStratos Goudinakos, a veteran floor trader, has been actively involved in Capital Markets and Finance, Banking/Investment Banking /Asset Management/Insurance for over 20 years.

Starting out at London's LIFFE as an options market maker/Director of Investments, he built and managed complex derivative portfolios (inter - intra volatility spread structures).

On his return to Greece he joined NBG Group, Head Derivatives & Proprietary Trading; managed the desks of market making, arbitrage and sales, set up an international prop desk and was also responsible for hedging the bank's bond book. He, consecutively, moved to NBG's asset management, as Chief Investment Officer.

In succession, he participated (partner) in the buyout of an investment company and its extensive restructuring; in addition, he developed and started up Ulysses Global Macro Hedge Fund which invested mainly in high grade markets on currencies, bonds, stocks, indices and commodities. Member of Investment Committees in Capital Management; moreover, managing own assets, trading in international derivative markets.

For the last two years he served at ATE Bank’s Board, responsible for Funding and Liquidity. He also sits in a number of Boards for ATE Bank Romania (Audit Committee, President of Risk Mgnt Committee), ATE AEDAK, and ATE Insurance. Currently, he is the Chief Risk Officer of ATE Insurance (Solvency II).

He holds a Diploma in Chemical Engineering of Patras University in Greece, a DBA from Cardiff Business School University of Wales, and an MBA from CASS Business School of City University; he also holds certificates from TEE, SFA and the HCMC in Market Making & Asset Management.
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Krintas Theodore, Ph.D

Managing Director, Attica Wealth Management. Vice President of Hellenic Fund and Asset Management Association
Krintas Theodore, Ph.DDr. Krintas is the Managing Director of Attica Wealth Management. He was born in Athens in 1966 and studied Economics and Business administration at The Athens University of Economics and Business. He holds an MBA from The Athens University of Economics and Business and The University of Birmingham and a Ph.D. in Finance from The University of Thessaly. He is working in Investment Management and Finance since 1991 and had been the General Manager of Alpha Trust Investment Services (1995-1998), of Marfin Investment Services (1998-2000), Vice-President and Managing Director of IBG Asset Management (2000-2003) and Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Board of Profile Systems and Software (2003-2007). He holds the CIIA accreditation, is a certified investment manager and derivatives trader and market maker, Vice President of the Hellenic Fund and Asset Management Association, member of the Hellenic Chamber of Economics, the Association of Chief Executive Officers, the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants and the Hellenic Institute of Registered Financial Analysts.
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Lamprou Pantelis

Director of Strategic Communication and Markets Analysis at Athens Exchange Group
Lamprou PantelisMr. Pantelis Lamprou, has been an executive of the Athens Exchange Group (ATHEX Group) for the past seventeen years. He is currently the Director of Strategic Communication and Markets Analysis. At the Group, he has also held the positions of Director of Compliance & Risk Management, Clearing & Risk Management, Business Products Development, Market Operation, Project Manager of the OASIS project (central trading system for stocks, bonds and derivatives), Head of Financial and Capital Markets Dept. and was responsible for the provision of Consulting Services in Capital Markets in the region.

He began his professional career in 1989 in the computer industry, working in development projects at the Computer Technology Institute (CTI, Academic R&D Institute), at InfoQuest as Product Manager and at the Rainbow Group of Companies (Apple Computers) as Business Manager.

He is a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece and of the INSEAD Alumni Association. He sat on the Boards of Directors of private and state owned companies, was a member of the Board of students’ society of the Computer Engineering Dept., member of the Scientific Committee of Greek Computer Engineers and members of Hellenic Volunteer Managers Center (KEMEL).

Mr. Lamprou was born in 1966. He holds a degree (with distinction) from the Department of Computer Engineering & Informatics of the University of Patras. He is a graduate of the International Executive Program (Fontainebleau & Singapore) of the INSEAD Business School and speaks Greek (native) and English (fluently). He is married and has one daughter and one son.
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Lazarakou Vassiliki, Ph.D

First Vice-Chair of the Hellenic Capital Market Commission
Lazarakou Vassiliki, Ph.DDr. Vassiliki Lazarakou is the First Vice-Chair of the Hellenic Capital Markets Commission (HCMC) since September 2012. She is a member of the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee of the HCMC. She was chairing the Working Group and represented the Council in relation to the amendment of the Directive and the adoption of the Regulation on "Markets in Financial Instruments (MiFID II/ MiFIR)", during the Hellenic Presidency, when a political agreement was reached between the European Parliament and the Council and MiFID II and MiFIR were adopted accordingly. She was also the Chair of the Working Group for the Council in relation to the Regulation on "European Long Term Investment Funds (ELTIFs)" during the Hellenic Presidency when a general approach was achieved at the Council.

She is a lawyer admitted at both the Athens Bar and the New York Bar Association. Before joining the HCMC, she was a Partner with Zepos & Yannopoulos law firm in Athens, Greece and the Head of the relevant Banking, Capital Markets and Finance Group of such firm for several years. She has expertise on capital markets, M&As, privatizations, corporate and commercial law and other similar issues.

In 2000 and for one year she worked at the legal department of the Athens Stock Exchange. Before that, she had worked with Zepos & Zepos law firm and earlier in the Legal Department of a pharmaceutical company, Sterling Winthorp Inc., New York, USA.

She has a Doctorate in Law (JSD) from New York University School of Law, New York, U.S.A. and her Doctoral thesis was on "Greek privatizations in International Perspective". She also has an LLM in International Legal Studies from New York University School of Law and Bachelor in Law from the Athens University, School of Law.
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Massourakis Michael

Chief Economist, SEV Hellenic Federation of Enterprises
Massourakis MichaelMichael Massourakis is the Chief Economist of SEV Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (since April 2015). Before that, he had served as Chief Economist of Alpha Bank since 1996. He studied economics at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York (PhD, 1983). He worked as an Economist at the International Monetary Fund (1983-1986), Washington DC, and the Council of Economic Advisors (1987-1996), Athens. He served as an Alternate Member at the E.U. Monetary Committee (1988-1996), Member of the Board of the Capital Market Committee (2000-2004) and President of the Scientific Committee of the Greek Federation of Banks (2012-2015). He is a Member of the Executive Committee and the Board of Directors of the Institute of Economic and Industrial Research (ΙΟΒΕ), and a Member of the Advisory Committee of the Greek Statistical Authority.
Growth and Adjustment in Greece
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Toschi Maria Paola

Executive Director, Market Strategist, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Toschi Maria PaolaMaria Paola Toschi, executive director, is a market strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management in the Milan Office, in charge of communications to domestic retail and institutional clients. Maria worked from 1986 to 2008 as a sell-side equity analyst in different Italian banking institutions including Banca IMI and Intesa Sanpaolo Banking Group, mainly covering small-mid industrial companies and following several IPOs. In 2003 she became responsible for the retail investment communications team dedicated to the Sanpaolo Retail and Private Banking network. She graduated in Economics at the Milan L. Bocconi University and has been a Member of the Italian Financial Analysts Association since 1989. She joined J.P. Morgan Asset Management Milan in November 2008.
A volatility marked “China”
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Vitou Isavella

Coordination Office & Strategic Projects, Global Markets & Wealth Management, Eurobank Ergasias SA
Vitou IsavellaIsavella has been a Senior Fund Analyst at Eurobank Asset Management M.F.M.C. since December 2013. Among other things, Isavella has developed a strong expertise on a wide array of funds provided by the Eurobank Open Architecture platform, forming model portfolios and presenting tailor-made solutions for client portfolios. She is also member of the Private Banking and Discretionary Asset Management Investment Committees. She has been with Eurobank since 2007 where she worked as a Fund Analyst with the Group Private Banking division. Prior to joining Eurobank, Isavella worked as a Junior Associate in Transaction Advisory Services at Ernst & Young and as a Consultant to the President of the Greek National Tourism Organization at the Ministry of Tourism. In 2006, she did her traineeship at the European Commission in Brussels and Malta. Isavella received the International MBA degree in Financial Engineering from Athens University of Economics and Business. She also holds an MSc degree in Marketing and Communication from the same university where she graduated with honors. During her undergraduate studies at the Democritus University of Thrace, where she received the BSc degree in Economics, she was awarded a distinction for academic excellence. Finally, she has received the highest level of certification (level D) for Advisory Services by the Hellenic Capital Markets Commission.
Coordinator of the 2nd Panel
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