Nika has more than fifteen years of experience in the banking industry which includes five years at UniCredit Group in Austria, Turkey and Kazakhstan.
Immediately before joining TBC Bank in 2014, Nika was managing director at Kaspi Bank, a leading retail bank in Kazakhstan.
Prior to obtaining his MBA degree in 2007, he served as head of the retail banking division of Bank Republic Georgia, Société Générale Group, and also held several positions at Bank of Georgia between 2003 and 2006.
He has expertise in post-acquisition integration and restructuring, as well as retail and SME banking.
Between 2008 and 2010, Nika held the position of senior sales support expert at the CEE retail division of Bank Austria, UniCredit Group, responsible for Turkey, Kazakhstan, Ukraine and Serbia.
Between 2010 and 2013, he was head of the retail division of ATF Bank, UniCredit Group in Kazakhstan.
Currently at TBC Nika is overlooking MSME Banking, Marketing and PR, CSR, TBC Bank’s subsidiary in Azerbaijan and TBC Leasing, and the NeoBank Space.
Nika obtained his MBA degree from IE Business School in 2007.
He also holds an MSc degree in International Economics from the Georgian Technical University and completed BBA studies at Ruhr University Bochum in Germany and the Caucasus School of Business.
SME banking webinar series: How banks are building ecosystems for their SME customers (morning session)
Efma SME Digest on banking ecosystems key highlights
09:05 30 April 2019
Coopetition: ’Clash of clans’ - Fintech newcomers vs. global banking leaders
14:00 23 March 2017
08:55 24 March 2017
WRAP-UP session: How to get big in SME Banking: key messages, takeaways and suggested next steps by chairmen
14:25 24 March 2017
SME Summit 2016
New approaches to the SME market
14:05 18 March 2016
15:45 18 March 2016