Dr Christina Livada is an Assistant Professor of commercial law at the Faculty of Law of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Her main fields of specialization are company law, banking and capital markets law, as well as consumer protection law. She is the author of several books and articles in the abovementioned fields. Christina Livada has been working at the Hellenic Bank Association for seventeen years as a Special Legal Advisor, responsible for the regulatory issues pertaining to banking, capital markets and consumer protection law. Since 2017 she has joined Alpha Bank as a Special Legal Advisor. She obtained her PhD from the Faculty of Law of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.