Silia Banou


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In ALG, Silia Banou provides consultancy services and legal support for pharmaceuticals in Europe, UK and USA by drafting, reviewing and negotiating various types of contracts. Regarding her working experience before joining ALG, she worked in a boutique law firm and was engaged, amongst others, with arbitration proceedings, institutional or ad hoc. She participated in the Legislative Drafting Committee for the “Corporate governance for Societes Anonymes” (Law 4706/2020) and the working groups for the Corporate Governance Code as it was published in June 2021 by the Hellenic Corporate Governance Council.

She has drafted various legal opinions for Societes Anonymes in light of competition and company law and has participated in the codification of the legislation on behalf of various ministries. She has also worked in a shipping company listed in NYSE and involved in the setting up of offshore companies and branches, shareholder agreements, ship registration, re-flagging of vessels, etc.

Silia is admitted before the Court of Appeal and holds a LL.M in International Commercial Law: Maritime Law (City, University of London) and a LL.M in EU Competition Law (King’s College, London).

In March 2019, she was qualified as a European Data Protection Officer (DPO).

She speaks in Greek, English, French and Spanish.