Dimitri Vassilacos

Partner, Ship Finance Solutions

Dimitri is a senior corporate financier with a focus in the international shipping industry, having advised on, developed and managed USD multibillion-large corporate loans’ portfolios over a period of 20 years (1996-2015), for Citibank (where he was Managing Director & Head of Greek Shipping), and National Bank of Greece (as the Managing Director of NBG London, and as the head of NBG’s shipping finance division).

In 2017, he co-founded Ship Finance Solutions, a financial consulting firm specialising in shipping, that has successfully advised in over USD1.5bn of transactions.

Dimitri is also serving on the boards of small organisations focusing on education (the International Propeller Club of the United States, Port of Piraeus), art (the Angelos & Leto Katakouzenos Foundation), and the environment (Medasset Lily Venizelos Foundation).

Dimitri is an alum of the National Technical University of Athens (MSc in Mechanical Engineering), HEC Paris (MBA), and The Fletcher School (MALD).