Head IR, OPAP Greece

Nikos Polymenakos is the Investor Relation Director in OPAP, the leading Greek Gaming company listed in Athens Exchange since 2001.

On top of the regular IR activities Nikos´ work also involves IPO and Secondary Offerings, M&A transactions, VDR administration as well as extensive participation at World Lotteries Association and European Lotteries projects, researching and providing financial and capital market insight.

He joined the company in 2005 and ever since he has specialized in Sports Betting, Lotteries, Leisure & Recreation fields.

During his professional career, he has been appointed as a project manager at the ATHENS 2004, Organising Committee for the Olympic Games.

Prior to his appointment, he held management positions, at both Information Technology Publishing and Corporate Communication & Advertising firms.

He is an active member of the International Investor Relations Federation (IIRI) and the European Association of Communication Directors.

On his private time he conducts advisory work for governing bodies or organizations such as, WADA, National Federations and Games Organizing Committees on Doping Control related issues.