Deputy CEO, Retail Banking - Executive Member of the Board of Directors
Deputy CEO, Retail Banking – Executive Member of the Board of Directors. Born in Sparta, Greece in 1962.
Mr. Κalantonis has served as Executive General Manager, Head of Retail Banking Products and Non-Performing Loans at Alpha Bank in the period March 2013 – June 2014, whilst between 2000 and 2013 he held the position of General Manager / Member of the Executive Committee at Eurobank. He was also appointed as Head of the Mortgage Lending Business Unit and Managing Director of Eurobank Cards S.A., a subsidiary of the Eurobank Group.
He commenced his career in 1987 as Management Consultant with Batelle Europe in London, and has since had a significant career in the banking sector, holding positions like Head of Retail Banking, American Express Bank (1998-1999), Manager Consumer Lending, ABN AMRO Bank (1994-1998), and founding member of the Department of Credit Cards, Ergasias Bank (1992-1994). He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Eurobank Household Lending and he is a Member of the Board of Directors of Eurobank Business Services S.A., Eurobank Financial Planning Services S.A. and Eurolife ERB Insurance Group Holdings and its Greek subsidiaries.
He holds a Bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering from the Technical University of Athens as well as an MBA from the Manchester Business School.