Emmanouil Lemonakis leaves Saxo Bank

After 11 years at the Danish bank, Emmanouil Lemonakis becomes head of international sales at IbanFirst

Eleven-year stint: Cyprus-based Lemonakis joined Saxo Bank on the sales team in May 2006

Retail industry veteran Emmanouil Lemonakis has left Saxo Bank after 11 years to join foreign exchange payments provider IbanFirst as head of international sales.

At the Danish bank, Lemonakis had been head of the Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and the Middle East and North Africa region, responsible for private business operations, since 2015.

Previously, he was chief operating officer for the bank’s CEE operations (2014), chief executive of Saxo Bank Greece (2012–14), head of Saxo Bank in