Mr. Papaefstratiou studied at Yale University (B.A. Economics, 1970) and Columbia University (MBA,1972). Initially he worked at American Express International Banking Corp. (1971) and Morgan Guaranty Trust Co. of New York (1972 – 1979).
He served as Advisor to the Governor of the Bank of Greece (1979 – 1984) and Vice Governor of the Hellenic Industrial Development Bank (1984-1987). Subsequently he worked for “S&B Industrial Minerals Group” (1989 – 2011) as Finance Director, Corporate Relations Director and Head of Real Estate Enterprises. Currently he is the manager of Kyriacopoulos Family Office and Board Member of “Orymil S.A”.