Business Advisory Council

Emilios Kyriacou

Kyriacou, Emilios

CITI CEO and Corporate Banking Head Greece, Cyprus & Malta

Emilios Kyriacou is a Managing Director and Senior Credit Officer of Citigroup, having joined Citi 30 years ago.

Before his current appointment as Citi Country Officer of Greece, Emilios has held various senior positions including Corporate Banking Head for Greece and Cyprus, a mandate he still retains. Most recently, Emilios acted as Corporate Banking Head for Greece, Cyprus and Central Europe, the latter consisting of Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary and the Balkan & Baltic NPCs.

Emilios joined the bank in 1990 and served in various positions in Credit Analysis and Relationship Management with Citibank Greece, while he manages as a senior banker numerous Greek Corporate and Public sector clients across several industries. He has a depth of transactional experience having led a series of Greek Corporates to the international debt capital markets and introduced innovative financial solutions in the domestic market.

Emilios is Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Junior Achievement Greece and a member of the Board of Directors of Hellenic Banking Association, the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce. He also sits on the advisory councils of the MBA International of AUEB and Denison University, in Granville Ohio.

He holds a Masters degree in Business Administration and Finance from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and International Relations from Denison University, USA.

He has recently completed the INSEAD Corporate Governance for Financial Institutions inaugural program.

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