Christos Megalou is a senior International Banker who has worked for Global Financial Institutions, Investment Banks, Commercial Banks and has managed a Universal Bank. Christos was Chief Executive Officer of Eurobank Ergasias SA , one of the four Systemic banks in Greece. He was also Vice Chairman of Eurolife the Insurance arm of Eurobank Ergasias SA.
Prior to Eurobank he was Vice-Chairman of Southern Europe, Co-head of Investment Banking for Southern Europe, and Managing Director of Credit Suisse in London. He has been with Credit Suisse in London as an investment banker for 17 years. He was a Director at BZW (Barclays de Zoete Wedd) prior to joining Credit Suisse in London.
Christos was Deputy Chairman of the Hellenic Bank Association in Greece and has served as Chairman of the Hellenic Bankers Association in the UK for two consecutive terms. He was Deputy Chairman of the British Hellenic Chamber of Commerce in Greece. He is associated with the parents leadership council of Northeastern University in Boston Massachusetts.
He has extensive experience in Management, Banking and Finance , Investment Banking as well as Mergers and Acquisitions and Capital Markets. Christos is currently advising a number of international institutions and corporations, including Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited.
Christos graduated with a BSc of Economics from the University of Athens in 1981 and holds an MBA in Finance from Aston University in Birmingham United Kingdom (1982).