President of the Management Board, BCR Pensii and President, Private Pensions Association, Romania
Radu Craciun is CEO of BCR Pensii and President of the Romanian Private Pensions Association. Craciun has over 24 years’ experience in financial markets, an area in which he held executive and non-executive positions including: Chief Economist of Romania’s second largest bank, BCR, Chief Investment Officer at Eureko Pensions, Head of Research in ABN AMRO Bank Romania and ABN AMRO Securities, Senior Consultant in Roland Berger Strategy Consultants. He was among the founding members of the Romanian Financial Analysts Association (AAFBR) and Independent Directors Associations (AAI) in which he was President and Vice-president respectively. Craciun is an Associate Professor for the MBA programmes offered by ASEBUSS and has been a guest speaker in Bucharest for the visiting students of IMD Lausanne, Kenesaw University, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien as well as for local universities. He holds an MSc in Aircraft Engineering, an MSc in Organisational Development and an EMBA. He was awarded INSEAD’s Certificate in Corporate Governance.