He is also certified Portfolio Manager and Investment Consultant by Hellenic Capital Markets Commission. Dimitris Leimonis is an experienced Finance Professional with an in depth 18-year experience in financial markets, focusing on financial modeling, portfolio management, asset allocation, derivatives, valuation and risk analysis. He has devoted large part of his career on the management and implementation of portfolios of mutual funds and on asset allocation and portfolio optimization strategies for affluent clients. During 2007-2015, he was part-time lecturer at the American College of Greece, teaching Financial Modeling, Portfolio Management, and Derivatives courses. He has also taught CFA seminars and since 2012, he is teaching Investments, Advanced Equity Analysis and Portfolio Management courses at the Msc in Finance and MBA programs at ALBA Graduate Business School. In the business training area, he has provided training to more than 1000 banking and business professionals focusing on asset allocation, portfolio management and financial modeling. Dimitris is among of the first accredited and certified trainers globally at the FAST Modeling Standard. The FAST Modeling standard is an international recognized methodology in financial modelling that is used by major firms in their modelling assignments.