Chairman of the Board of Directors, Ethniki Insurance S.A. , Greece
Christoforos Sardelis is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ethniki Insurance S.A. since 2016.
He joined the company as an independent member of the Board of Directors in 2010 and has dealt mainly with corporate governance and risk management.
He studied economics at Stockholm University, where he also taught for over a decade.
Then he moved to the Swedish Central Bank (Riksbanken), initially as Head of the Research Department and later as a Senior Monetary Policy Advisor.
Between 1992 and 1994 he served as European Commission Advisor on monetary integration issues. At the same time he represented the Swedish Central Bank in international high profile committees, such as the Monetary Committee of the EU and the OECD Economic Policy Committee.
In recent years he held executive positions at various investment banks (Handelsbanken, Bank of America and Banca IMI). Between 1999 and 2004 he was the General Director of the Public Debt Management Agency.