Constantine Gonticas

Constantine GonticasConstantine Gonticas is a Private Equity investor through his own company, Green Square Capital.

Prior to his current role Constantine was Managing Partner of Novator LLP, a family owned investment company specialising in direct investment in Central and South Eastern Europe. Whilst at Novator, Constantine sourced a number of investments in the region, including PLAY (a Polish mobile telephony company), Netia (Polish fixed line telephony) and Forthnet (Greece).

Before Novator Constantine was head of investment banking for Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and African for Merrill Lynch and prior to that spent 12 years at Credit Suisse First Boston.

Constantine was one of the first finance professionals to be active in Central Europe from 1991. He has been involved with many of the region’s largest companies both as an investor and a banker.

Constantine has a Law degree from Oxford University.

Professional Career

Green Square Capital 2011 -
Novator Partners LLP 2004-2011
Merrill Lynch 2000-2004
Credit Suisse First Boston 1988-2000

Past and Present Directorships

Senior Advisor, Blackstone Group 2012 –
Non-Executive Director of Millwall Holdings 2005 –
Vice Chairman of PLAY (Poland) 2005-2013
Vice Chairman of Netia (Warsaw Stock Exchange listed) 2006-2009
Vice Chairman of Forthnet SA (Athens Stock Exchange listed) 2005-2008
Board Member of Ceske Radiokommunicace (Czech Republic) 2004-2006
Board Member of ITI (Poland) 1994-1996