Nickolaos G. Travlos


BSc, University of Athens; MBA, MPhil; PhD, New York University


Dean, ALBA Graduate Business School; Professor, The Kitty Kyriacopoulos Chair in Finance, ALBA

Dr Travlos has teaching and research interests in the areas of corporate finance, financial analysis, financial markets, banking, and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to ALBA he taught at Boston College, the City University of New York (Baruch College), New York University (L. Stern School of Business) and the University of Piraeus (1990-1998), where he served as chairman of the Department of Banking and Financial Management (1993-1997) and MSc Director (1997-1998). He also held the position of Distinguished Senior Research Fellow at Cardiff Business School, UK (1998-2006). Dr Travlos’ research has been published in most leading academic journals. In 2008 he was recognized as one of the “most contributing” authors in The Journal of Finance – “the gold standard in academic finance literature – over its six decades of existence”. Currently, Dean Travlos serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Athens International Airport (El. Venizelos). Also, he serves as the Vice-Chairman of Transparency International-Hellas and he is a member of the Board of Directors of IOBE (Foundation of Economic and Industrial Research). He was a Member of the Board of the Hellenic Capital Market Commission from 2004 until 2009 and a Member of the Hellenic Competition Commission from 2009 until 2012.

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