Events and Calendar
A very exceptional event was held on 8th March 2013 at the Athens Exchange on the occasion of the International Women's Day. Mrs Terina Kalogeropoulos Armenakis, Honorary Consul General of Ethiopia and President of the Consular Corps in Greece honored the event by proclaiming the commencement of the trading session.
Mrs Terina Kalogeropoulos Armenakis, was the 1st certified stock broker in Greece in 1985 to set up an investment brokerage office with Citibank in Athens. Mrs Kalogeropoulos Armenakis, on her brief speech highlighted the importance of the Athens Exchange to act as a tool for development and growth to the National Economy due to the recession of recent years (Attached the entire speech of Ms Armenakis).
Mr. Socrates Lazaridis, President of the Athens Exchange S.A., on his speech, referred to the importance of women in the development of the Capital market and Entrepreneurial community of our Country, as well as the role they have in making our economy more competitive, more extrovert and more friendly towards investments.He also noted that the presence of a large number of representatives of the Diplomatic Corps at the event reinforces the idea that in our country there are a lot of investment opportunities that must be identified in an appropriate manner.
The event was attended by the Ambassador of Argentina and Dean of the Diplomatic Corps Mr. Jorge Alejandro Mastropietro, the Ambassador and Consul General of Panama Mr. Aymard Jimenez Granda, the Ambassador of Philippines Mr. Meynardo Los Banos Montealegre, the Ambassador of Austria Mrs Melitta Schubert, the Consul General of Turkey Mrs Nurdan Altundas, the Counsellor of the Spanish Embassy Mr. Cristian Font Calderon, the Economic & Trade Advisor of the Embassy of the Netherands Mrs Siwarde Sap, the Honorary Consul General of Liberia Captain Nikolaos Soutos, the Honorary Consul of Ukraine Mr. Paris Dragnis the Honorary Consul of Nicaragua Mr. Miguel Capuano Molho, the Honorary Consul of the Bahamas R. Adm. Stylianos Anastopoulos, the Honorary Consul of Chile Mr. Christos Kontoveros, Mrs Christina Sakellaridis President of Panhellenic Exporters Association and Export Credit Insurance Organization, Mrs Sofia Kounenaki – Efraimoglou Member of HELEX BoD.
http://youtu.be/YQ1oPv6AOR4 Interview at the SBC Channel PRESS_COVERAGE.docx