A new trader has joined trade finance and forfaiting house Intesa Soditic in London. John Sotirios Spyropoulos, a Greek-Canadian national, is a trade finance professional with an international master’s in European business from ESCP-EAP European School of Management (Madrid-Oxford), and a degree in law and economy.

His trade finance experience was gained at Citibank where he worked for nearly two years as a trade finance representative. He has joined Intesa as a junior trader and is part of a team of four in the front office. He will help the team develop the trading activity.

Sotirios Spyropoulos will first be working on the distribution side of trading and then work on origination as well at a later stage.