Kyriakos is a key member of the Shipping Team of EY Greece, leading the Shipping Advisory practice and specializing in Shipping Analytics and Risk Management. He has more than 12 years of consulting experience in the shipping industry, having worked with some of the largest and most sophisticated ship-owners, charterers and commercial operators. In the early years of his career, he worked for the Shipping Finance team of Citibank and the Athens Derivatives Exchange.
During his career, he pioneered the use of modern quantitative techniques to analyze shipping problems and got involved in various engagements relating to freight risk modeling and portfolio optimization, freight derivatives pricing, bunkers hedging, charter-party structuring and valuation, loan risk assessment, market forecasting, vessel benchmarking, OPEX analytics, fleet deployment and scheduling optimization, AIS analytics, and other data-intensive projects.
Kyriakos holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Rochester and a Postgraduate Diploma in Mathematical Finance from the University of Oxford. Additionally, he is a certified Financial Risk Manager by GARP and a certified Professional Risk Manager by PRMIA.