Mrs. Aikaterini Beritsi was appointed as Non-Executive Director of National Bank of Greece in July 2019. In July 2021, Mrs. Beritsi was appointed Independent Non-Executive Member of the Board.
Mrs. Beritsi brings along her substantial experience in the Greek Banking sector gained in senior positions at major systemic banks. In addition, Mrs. Beritsi is an expert in corporate governance, following her directorships in three other Greek Banks (two of them systemic), where she had a leading role in introducing best practice and addressing significant internal control issues.
In the past, Mrs. Beritsi had served as member of the Board of Directors and all statutory committees of Piraeus Bank and Eurobank, Chairperson of the Board of Directors of New Proton Bank and of Proton Bank SA, as well as member of the Board of Directors of Credit Agricole Group/Emporiki Bank’s subsidiaries in South Eastern Europe. Mrs. Beritsi currently also serves as an independent non-executive member of the Board of Directors of E.Y.D.A.P., the largest Greek water supply and sewage company, listed on the Athens Stock Exchange.
Mrs. Beritsi is a graduate of the Department of Economics of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She has completed the program Modern Governance in Banking at INSEAD, while she has participated in multiple financial seminars and managerial training programs.