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Banking on Greece, Maximising opportunities for growth and expansion

Jul. 2, 2008 Banker's Review

Financial Times Global Events, in partnership with Boussias Communications, present, for the first time in Greece, the strategic Conference: "Banking on Greece”, on Tuesday September 23, 2008 Megaron Athens Concert, International Conference Centre, Banquet Hall.

This one-day forum will bring together key local and international decision makers and experts to analyse how the market is developing and assess the outlook for further investment and expansion.

Expert speakers include:

  • George Alogoskoufis, Minister of Economy & Finance, Hellenic Republic
  • George A. Provopoulos, Governor, Bank of Greece
  • Spyros Capralos, Chairman, Athens Stock Exchange, President, Hellenic Exchanges
  • Alexis Pilavios, Chairman, Hellenic Capital Market Commission
  • Tryfon Kollintzas, CEO & Chairman of Board of Directors, Attica Bank
  • Anthony Crontiras, CEO & Vice Chairman of Board of Directors, Emporiki Bank
  • Christos VI. Gortsos, Secretary General, Hellenic Bank Association
  • Panagiotis Drossos, Secretary General for Investments & Development, Ministry of Economy & Finance of Greece
  • Leonidas Korres, Special Secretary for PPP, Ministry of Economy & Finance, Hellenic Republic
  • Dimitris Georgopoulos, Chief Commercial Officer and Member of the Board, Geniki Bank
  • Philippe Costeletos, Head of Europe, TPG Capital
  • Christos Megalou, Managing Director, Head of Balkans Investment Banking, Credit Suisse Securities
  • Debora Revoltella, Chief Economist CEE, UniCredit Group
  • Stere Farmache, Chairman & CEO, Bucharest Stock Exchange
  • Huseyin Erkan, Chairman & CEO, Istanbul Stock Exchange
  • Bistra Ilkova, CEO, Bulgarian Stock Exchange

Benefits of attending:

  • Gain a comprehensive update on the prospects for the Greek economy and financial sector
  • Hear direct from the Government on its banking privatisation programme and learn about the investment criteria for international investors
  • Join the debate on the consolidation of the Greek banking market – is competition being eroded to a few big banks?
  • Analyse the key markets for expansion, looking to South East Europe, the Balkans and beyond
  • Find out what opportunities exist for financing the PPP programm

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For further information:

Nicholas Kondakis, tel: +30 210 6617 777 (ext. 124), fax: +30 210 6617 778, e-mail:

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