Senior Independent Director

Stephen John Albutt

Born in 1968. Graduated from Wesley College in Perth, Australia and studied for a Bachelor of Commerce Degree at the University of Western Australia. A Chartered Accountant – Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales since 1994.

Commenced his career in 1989 at the international audit and financial advisory firm Arthur Andersen in Perth. He was transferred to London in the Andersen Financial Markets Division later that year, where he undertook audit and advisory work for various clients. In 1996, he joined investment bank BZW in London and Tokyo, as Manager Finance Global Projects before moving on to J Henry Schroder in London in 1997 as Manager in the Structured Products Team. In 2000, following Citi’s acquisition of J Henry Schroder, he joined Citigroup Global Markets in London in the Corporate Equity Derivatives Team, where he established the European margin loan business and the synthetic convertible business. In 2007, he joined Morgan Stanley in Hong Kong, as Executive Director / Head of Structured Equity, establishing the Structured Equity Team in Asia within Investment Banking. Subsequently, in 2010, he joined Citigroup Global Markets in Hong Kong as Co-Head of Equity Structured Solutions, Asia Pacific, where he built Citi’s structured equity franchise in Asia. He moved back to England in 2014 to pursue personal interests.

Was appointed Member of the Board of Directors of Hellenic Bank on 21 September 2016 and Senior Independent Director on 28 August 2019. He is the Chairman of the Risk Management Committee of the Bank’s Board of Directors and a Member of the Remuneration Committee of the Bank’s Board of Directors.