Inaugural Annual Meeting of the Athens Council

Michail Sergios Kolpidis

Michail S. Kolpidis CPFA MPRCA was born on September 12, 1991 in Warsaw, Poland, to a family of Greek shipowners is a programmer and financial manager by profession. Michail first started his financial career in 2005 in the family owned shipping company Sunlight Maritime as an accounting assistant and worked his way up to financial director within a decade.

Over the past 15 years held various finance related roles in banking and information technology. A board member of the Electronic Money Issuer and British Technology Bank. Founder and managing director of the UK based Zapad Banka and Chairman of Gofer Wealth plc that has over 6 bn. sterling of assets under management.

Michail created the Gofer Coin in 2020 that immediately sold out and as of end of June has a market cap of over 400 mil. US dollars backed by physically held gold bullion. Together with the late Doug Garforth invented the Reputation Index used by several first-class banks.

Partner at Smith Barclay LLP, Vice-Chairman of the Alexander Foundation, Chairman of KTI and serves as council secretary of the Athens Council, and is a founding member of the Gofer Group. He also holds 5 non-executive directorships, two of which are in public companies.