Professor Droussiotis’ training and expertise is in the area of Investment Banking. Possessing over 30 years of experience by working for numerous corporations in various executive management positions a:
- Bank of America Merill Lynch
- CIBC Oppenheimer
- Mizuho Financial Group
- Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi Trust UFJ
- Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
- Mitsui Nevitt Banking Corporation
Professor Droussiotis is a former Managing Director, General Manager and the Head of the Leverage Finance, Private Equity Sponsor Group & Structured Finance Department at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation managing a loan portfolio of over $8 billion of large cap and middle market leveraged loans, as well as investments in SPV funds, CLOs and BDCs that are backed by leveraged loans and high yield bonds.
Just last April 2018, Professor Droussiotis left SMBC and join as a Senior Managing Partner of Kinisis Ventures Limited (www.kinisisventures.com ) a business accelerator company that helps international company start-ups expand in the U.S. markets. He co-authored a text book, “Mergers and Acquisitions -A Practitioner’s Guide to Successful Deals” that was just published in March 0f 2019 (https://www.worldscientific.com/doi/abs/10.1142/11188 ). He is currently writing, as a sole author, his second text book “The Analytical Approach to Finance, Investments and Credit” – scheduled to be published in the summer of 2019 – Cognella Academic Publications (www.cognella.com ).