Elena Pappa

Group Investor Relations & Corporate Affairs Director


Personal Data:

Citizenship:      Greek

Year of birth:    1978

Residences:     Athens, Greece


Current Job Positions:

Currently serving as Investor Relations & Corporate Affairs Director for Fourlis Group responsible for developing comprehensive communication strategies and consistent messaging that align with Fourlis Group corporate vision and business objectives, reaching a wide range of audiences and driving corporate value creation.


Previous Professional Experience:

  • February 2020 to July 2023

Investor Relations, Corporate Communications & Sustainability Director, Sarantis Group, Athens, Greece

Responsible for developing and executing investor relations and corporate communication strategy. Established the Group’s Sustainability strategy and action plan and Group-based ESG reporting.

  • June, 2006 to February 2020

Investor Relations Manager, Sarantis Group, Athens, Greece

  • September 2005 to June 2006

Risk Management Associate, Egnatia Finance, Athens, Greece

  • August 2004 to August 2005

Markets Officer (FSA REGISTERED), Portfolio Structuring and Execution, ABN AMRO BANK N.V. London, UK.


  • November 2001 to August 2004

Front Office Market Risk Analyst, Financial Markets, ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND, London, UK.


  • July 2001 to October 2001

Summer Intern, Credit Quantification Team, LEHMAN BROTHERS, London, UK


Academic Qualifications:

  • December 09 – June 2010     

Diploma in International Financial reporting Standards.

Certified by the Association of International Accountants (AIA), Epsilon Net S.A., Epsilon Business Training, Athens, Greece.


  • September 2005 – September 2007

Master of Business Administration, International MBA program.

Athens University of Economics & Business, Athens, Greece.


- September 2000 – September 2001

M.Sc. in Mathematical Trading and Finance (distinction awarded).

Department of Investment, Risk Management & Insurance, Cass Business School (Bayes Business School), London, UK.


- September 1996 – June 2000

B.Sc. in Mathematics (first class).

Department of Mathematics, University of Athens, Athens, Greece.


Other Academic Qualifications

July 2021: Media & Crisis Training (Hill & Knowlton Strategies, Athens)

March 2019: Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner Program, Advanced Edition 2019 – Athens, Greece, Centre for Sustainability and Excellence.


Collaborations – Participation in Teams / Awards:

-Founding Member of The Boardroom, Athens, Greece.

An organization following a holistic approach to board-readiness and upskilling of female executives through Board education modules, Leadership development & Peer learning programs, Strategic networking.


-Awarded distinction for M.Sc. in Mathematical Trading and Finance from Cass Business School (Bayes Business School).


-Awarded prize from I.K.Y. (Institution of State Scholarships) for being top 2% during the 2nd & 3rd year of B.SC. in Mathematics.

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  • Email: info@fourlis.gr
  • Address: 25 Ermou Str.
    Kifissia, GR-14564, Athens
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