Global Head Energy, Commodities & Transportation
Harris is world wide responsible for Energy, Commodities & Transportation (ECT) and a member of the Management Team of Large Corporates & Merchant Banking. He is also a member of various Credit, Risk and Investment Committees within Large Corporates & Merchant Banking.
In 1992 Harris started his banking career at ABN AMRO in Amsterdam with Global Clients UK. He then joined Bank Mees & Hope in 1993 and has since fulfilled various management positions within Fortis, such as CEO of ECT and Managing Director of ECT-Transportation building up expertise in lending, corporate finance and principal investments. He also worked in Greece, as Chief Representative of the bank, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands.
He is a graduate of Piraeus University in Greece, holder of a MBA from Erasmus University in the Netherlands, and has completed the General Management Program of Harvard Business School. He completed his national service as an officer in the Hellenic Navy.
He is currently board member and responsible for international relations of the Association of Banking and Shipping Executives of Hellenic Shipping and member of American Chamber of Commerce in the Netherlands.
Harris is married, has four children and lives in Amsterdam.