Evi Tsilou
Evi Tsilou is recommended for her work in Banking, Finance and Capital Markets and Commercial, Corporate and M&A.
‘Highly regarded’

Evi’s expertise lies in advising on the structuring, negotiation, documentation and implementation of complex cross-border and local corporate, capital markets, banking and finance transactions. She has extensive experience in advising on IPOs and SPOs by companies listed on the Athens Exchange, as well as on combined offerings and private placements.

Her substantial equity and debt finance practice encompasses all types of acquisitions, shareholders and related agreements, as well as capital raisings and securities transactions. Evi has led numerous due diligence reviews on a corporate and group level and acted, mainly on the buy-side, in a significant number of M&As, group restructurings and joint ventures, with a focus on the hospitality sector.


2015 Partner, Papapolitis & Papapolitis

2014 Counsel, Papapolitis & Papapolitis

2005 Senior Associate, Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm (KG Law Firm)

1999 Supervising Senior Lawyer, C. Papacostopoulos & Associates Law Firm, KPMG

Professional Admissions / Qualifications

Supreme Court of Greece

Court of Appeals

Athens Bar

Legal Education

LLM in Commercial Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

LLM in Business Law, University of London, King’s College London

LLB, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Graduate Programme in Tax Law, Athens University of Economic and Business (ASOE)


King’s College London Alumni Association

Association of Greek Commercial Lawyers

  • August 2019
    CP Holdings acquisition of Eltrak Group
  • July 2019
    Acquisition of Titania Hotel
  • March 2019
    Piraeus Bank Sale of NPL Portfolio
  • February 2019
    Acquisition of Hilton Athens Hotel
  • January 2019
    Investment in Leading Hospitality Company
  • October 2018
    Acquisition of Nikki Beach Porto Heli Hotel
  • August 2018
    Sale of Leading Healthcare Center
  • June 2018
    Acquisition of NAI Hellas by Pepper Europe
  • May 2018
    Acquisition of Ideal Standard S.A.
  • April 2018
    GEK Terna Group €120 Million Eurobond
  • June 2017
    Cepal Hellas merger of Loan Servicing Company
  • June 2017
    Varde Partners investment in Lamda Malls S.A.
  • August 2016
    Ticketmaster Acquisition of Tickethour
  • April 2015
    GSO/Blackstone Group in Investment in Listed Real Estate Developer Lamda Development Acquiring c20% of the Company
  • February 2015
    Third Point Investment in Auto Insurer Hellas Direct