Mr. Christos Sclavounis was appointed as Chairman of the Hellenic Financial Stability Fund (HFSF) in Athens, in May 2013.
He spent the bulk of his career, from 1986 to 2013, in Investment Banking with UBS Investment Bank and predecessor organisations, starting with SG Warburg Ltd in London.
He worked in London and Paris, from 1986 to 1995, at SG Warburg's Investment Banking division, specialized in government and corporate finance advisory and capital markets roles.
In 1996, he established and run the Greek team of UBS Investment Bank out of London and Athens, which became very active in the Greek market and met with very significant success. He also established and run the European Emerging Markets (CEE) team of UBS with particular emphasis on the Balkans and Turkey from 2004 to 2009.
In this capacity, he lead the marketing and execution of a large number of landmark transactions and has wide variety of experience in sectors such as Financial Institutions, Telecoms, Transport, Energy and in government advisory work on privatisation and capital market.
He has BSc and MSc degrees in Economics from London School of Economics (LSE) and an MBA from Harvard Business School.