Natalia Nicolaidis is a Managing Director of Credit Suisse in the Legal function, based in London. She is the General Counsel for Investment Banking and Capital Markets. Previously, she was the Global Head of Risks and Controls for the Investment Banking and Capital Markets Department and prior to that she co-headed the Investment Banking Legal Department in EMEA.

Before joining Credit Suisse First Boston in 1996, Ms. Nicolaidis worked as a lawyer in private practice in New York, where she is admitted as an attorney, concentrating in corporate finance. Ms. Nicolaidis holds a B.A. degree in Economics from Yale University, a Juris Doctor and Masters in the School of Foreign Service from Georgetown University and a degree (Diplôme) in Legal studies from Ecole d'Europe, Bruges, Belgium.