Fanis joined Akira Partners in 2013. Previously he spent 3 years in the investment banking division of Societe Generale in London, covering clients across the TMT space. He has executed public and private M&A transactions as well as capital market transactions in developed and emerging markets.

Fanis has advised leading companies including Vodafone, Korea Telecom, Lagardere and Telefonica. During his time at Akira, he has worked with a number of strategic and financial parties across different subsectors such as fi­xed and wireless telecommunications, mobile marketing, adtech, music streaming and gaming.

Fanis graduated from Bristol University with a first class degree in Economics and Finance and holds a Masters in Finance from Imperial College Business School. He is a Greek national.