Meet The Management Team

Our Management Board prime responsibilities are: the company’s strategic management, resource allocation, financial accounting & controls, capital & risk management, and internal controls.

Ilias Kantzos CEO

Ilias Kantzos was head of Investment Banking at National Bank of Greece from September 2019 until recently. Before that he has worked in International Wealth Management at Credit Suisse in Zurich, in Investment Banking at NBG Securities in Athens and in Global Markets at Deutsche Bank in London

Ilias holds:
1. Executive MBA, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
2. MSc in Mathematical Trading and Finance, City University of London - Cass Business School
3. BSc(Diploma) in Business Administration, Athens University of Economics and Business

Konstantinos Nikas General Manager

Konstantinos joined NBG Securities in 2014 and now holds the position of General Manager.

His prior experience includes Portfolio Management, Risk Management, Derivatives Trading and Equity Research at NBG Asset Management, P&K Asset Management and Megatrust Securities.

Konstantinos holds a Bachelor's in Business and Economics from Middlesex University and a Postgraduate Degree in Finance from Birkbeck College.

Lefteris Polytaridis Executive Director - Support Functions

Lefteris joined NBG Securities in February 2016 as Executive Director – Head of HR & IT Division, and in January 2017 was appointed Executive Director of Support Functions. His prior experience includes: Director of HR and Internal Audit at Hellenic Exchanges Group, Manager - Management Consulting Services Ernst & Young, IT Manager Hellenic Investment co., Software Engineer Computer Logic.

Lefteris holds a M.Sc. in Computer Science from Dundee University, UK.

Nikos Drosatakis Director - Head of Retail Sales

Nikos joined NBG Securities in 2007 as Regional Manager - Heraklion Branch and in 2015 was appointed Network Assistant Manager. In 2019 he became Director of Retail Sales. Before joining NBG Securities he worked in P&K Securities as Head of Heraklion Branch. 

Nikos holds a B.Sc in Economics from National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and a M.SC in Marketing.