Head of Athene Corporate Advisory

Zafiris is Head of Athene’s Corporate Advisory activities.

Zafiris has been working as an independent consultant to select family offices, focusing primarily on direct private equity and real estate transactions for the last 3 years.

Previously, Zafiris was a senior VP at the Transportation & Infrastructure Group as well as an integral part of Greek coverage team at Morgan Stanley Investment Banking where he has worked for 10 years. Prior to that, he worked as an associate in DTZ & Soros Real Estate Partners.

Zafiris has an extensive experience in M&A and capital raising including IPOs, secondary offerings, private placements and bonds. He holds a BA and MA in Economics (First Class Degree) and an MPhil in Management Studies from Cambridge.