Eleni Vrettou

Year of birth: 1979
Nationality: Greek


Executive position Member of the Group Executive Committee
Executive General Manager, Chief of Corporate & Investment Banking (Piraeus Bank)
Joined Piraeus Bank 2019
Executive committees membership
Executive business oversight Corporate and Investment Banking (Piraeus Bank)
Responsible for the design, implementation and overseeing of the Bank’s strategy across the entire wholesale area, including Large Corporate, SMEs, Shipping, Structured Finance, Real Estate and Hospitality, Agricultural Segment, as well as Transaction Banking, Leasing, Factoring products and Investment Banking.


2012 to 2019 HSBC Bank Plc, Athens, Greece, Managing Director,
Head of Wholesale Banking Greece
2009 to 2012 HSBC Bank Plc, London, United Kingdom, International Secondment, Director, Global Banking Credit & Lending CEE/CIS/Med and Sub Saharan Africa, Regional Head Multinationals Rest of Europe (Continental Europe ex. France, Germany) and SSA
2005 to 2009 HSBC Bank Plc, Athens, Greece, Global Relationship Manager, Global Banking, Corporate (CIB)
2003 to 2005 EFG Eurobank-Ergasias S.A., Senior Credit Officer, Special Clients Unit (Corporate Banking), Risk Management General Division
2002 to 2003 Confine Hellas Asset Management, Athens, Greece, Corporate Finance, Corporate Consulting
2001 to 2002 Stern Stewart & Co., seconded to Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, Financial Analyst, Large and Medium capitalization companies


Chair of the BoD of several Group Subsidiaries
Representative of Piraeus Bank at “The Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE)”
The Wharton Alumni Club
Hellenic Bank Association (HBA)
Member of British and German Chambers of Commerce in Athens


BSc in Economics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA, 2001
Concentrations: Management and Finance
Minor in Germanic Languages
English, French, German, Italian and Spanish foreign Languages