Professionals

E-mail:

katerina.simopoulou@AndersenLegal.gr​

Phone:

(+30) 210 3626971

Katerina Simopoulou

Partner

Katerina leads our dynamic and highly motivating Banking & Capital Markets Practice. With more than 15 years’ international experience in banking, finance and capital markets, Katerina provides legal and regulatory advice on Investment Banking, Private Banking, Compliance, Asset Management and Custody issues, manages legal and compliance risks and matters for clients, consults on the negotiation of bespoke complex contractual documentation and international contracts in the banking sector both in Greece and abroad.

A substantial proportion of Katerina’s work focuses on servicing and advising premium brands in Project Finance complex issues. Her extensive experience and thorough knowledge in Banking, Finance & Capital Markets has made her a valued legal resource for clients. Katerina’s skills and creativity as a Legal Counsel and her ability to think out of the box is helping our clients to achieve their strategic goals.

Before becoming a Partner at Andersen Legal in Greece, Katerina served as a Senior Compliance Officer at Credit Suisse AG in Zurich (Switzerland) responsible for Market Area Greece & Cyprus and as the Head of Legal and Compliance at Credit Suisse Luxembourg S.A. (Athens Branch). Her extensive experience also includes 11 years as an in-house Legal Counsel at Eurobank Ergasias where she managed issues of crucial financing transactions.

EDUCATION

  • LL.M in Computer and Communications Law, University of London
  • LL.M in International and European Law, University of Athens
  • LL.B. University of Athens, Department of Law

PRACTICES

  • Banking, Finance & Capital Markets

ADMISSIONS

  • Athens Bar Association
  • Accredited Mediator

LANGUAGES

  • Greek
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • German