PRESS RELEASE 28/5/2006
Death of the Chairman of the Board of Directors, A. Koumplis
With this short note the Board of Directors and the staff of Attica Bank would like to express their sorrow for the sudden death of the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Mr. Anastasios Koumplis.
The Chairman of the Board of Directors of Attica Bank, Anastasios I. Koumplis was born in Athens . He studied at the National Technical University of Athens, graduating from the faculty of mechanical and electrical engineering.
He had been Chairman of TSMEDE (the fund insuring engineers and public works contractors) since June 2002. In the past, he served as chairman of TSMEDE from 1995-1998 when the fund bought 34% of the Bank's shares, and as vice chairman of the fund from 1992-1995 and from 1998-2002.
Anastasios I. Koumplis has also served as vice chairman of the Bank's Board of Directors before being elected unanimously to the post of Chairman at the General Shareholders' Meeting that took place on June 17 th 2004 .