SPEAKERS

Nikolaos V. Karamouzis
Chairman
SMERemediumCap


Mr. Nikolaos Karamouzis is Chairman of Grant Thornton, Greece, Executive Chairman of SMERemediumCap, Vice Chairman of Eurobank Cyprus Ltd and BoD Member of Eurobank Private Bank Luxembourg S.A.
He holds the position of Member of the BoD of Onassis Foundation, QUEST Holdings, Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (I.O.B.E.), He is also Member of the Advisory Board of diaNEOsis, Member of the Advisory Board of the Humanitarian Organization “Apostoli” by the Holy Archdiocese of Athens, Member of Advisory Committee of Stanton Chase, Member of the Advisory Committee of ELIAMEP, participates in special commission for the “Growth Plan” for the Greek economy.
He has served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Eurobank Ergasias S.A., Member of the Strategic Planning Committee, Member of Risk Committee and Nomination Committee and Member of the Bank’s Legal Council. He has also served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Hellenic Bank Association (HBA), as CEO of GENIKI Bank, and Advisor to the Management and Member of the Strategic Planning Committee of Piraeus Bank Group, Deputy CEO of Eurobank group for 14 years, in charge of Wholesale Banking activities, Deputy Governor, National Bank of Greece, Chairman, Hellenic Investment Company, Deputy Governor, Hellenic Bank of Industrial Development, Director, Foreign Exchange Division of Bank of Greece and Adviser, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (USA). He had also the positions of Vice Chairman of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV).
He holds the position of Emeritus Professor, University of Piraeus in Greece. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics, University of Piraeus, Master Degree in Economics, American University, USA and Ph.D. in Economics with specialization in Monetary Policy and International Finance, Pennsylvania State University, USA.