Christos Gortsos is Professor of Public Economic Law at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece. He is also a Visiting Professor at the European Institute of the University of Saarland, Germany, a Research Partner in the University Research Priority Program “Financial Market Regulation” of the University of Zürich, Switzerland, and a Research Associate in the European Research Center for Economic and Financial Governance, the Netherlands. He also has teaching assignments at the European Institute of the University of Zürich and at the European Law Academy, Germany. His publications include Potential Concepts for the Future EU-UK relationship in financial Services (2017) and The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM) – Legal aspects of the first pillar of the European Banking Union (2015). He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Hellenic branch of the International Law Association.