Secretary of the Board of Directors
Mrs. Elli Photiadou joined Piraeus Bank Cyprus as Head of the Legal Department in June 2008. She is also Head of Corporate Governance of the Bank. Mrs. Photiadou worked as a practicing lawyer for seven years handling corporate clients’ cases including company law, contract, insurance and trademarks as well as litigation of civil and criminal cases. She later moved to Universal Bank where she was appointed as Manager of Legal Services and was Head of the Legal, Shares, Documentation and Recoveries Departments for a period of nine years. She is a member of the Legal Committee of the Association of Cyprus Commercial Banks. She has a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from the University of East Anglia in Great Britain and a Master of Laws (LL.M) from King’s College of the University of London. She has also attained a Licence to practice the legal profession (Cyprus Bar) from the Supreme Court of Cyprus.