CEO, Hellenic Corporation of Assets and Participations S.A, Greece
Rania Aikaterinari is CEO and executive member of the Board of the Hellenic Corporation of Assets and Participations SA (‘’HCAP’’), a holding company of two direct subsidiaries as well as of a number of participations in state-owned enterprises active in key sectors of the economy (utilities, infrastructure, services, etc). The two direct subsidiaries are the Greek privatization fund (HRADF) responsible for implementing the privatization program in Greece and the Public Properties Company (ETAD) responsible for managing and exploiting thousands of real estate properties across Greece.
Before this position, she was Partner at Ernst & Young (EY) in Transaction Advisory Services and also Energy Sector leader for Southeast Europe. Between 2010 – 2015, she was Deputy CEO of Public Power Corporation (PPC), the largest Greek electric utility and member of its Board of Directors.
She has also worked for more than 10 years, in corporate & investment banking in London and in Athens at Deutsche Bank, BNP Paribas and Eurobank. In the 90s, she worked in the oil industry in the Caspian region. She also worked as an electrical engineer in Denmark.
Mrs. Ekaterinari is a member of the Hellenic Corporate Governance Counsil (HCGC) and member of the European Network for Women in Leadership (WIL). Previously she was member of the Energy Committee of the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, member of the Supervisory Board of the Greek Independent Transmission Operator and Deputy Chairman of the Energy Committee of the Technical Chamber of Greece.
She holds a degree in electrical engineering from Aristotle University and an MBA from City University Business School.