Sonia Saranti


Banking & Finance

Sonia Saranti is Partner and Head of the Banking & Finance legal practice at Machas & Partners. With several years of working experience both as in house and external counsel, Sonia has a special focus in banking, finance, credit management and corporate transactions. She has led teams on the lending and borrowing side, as well on the origination and sell side of some of the largest and market significant transactions in these last transformational years for the Greek market.

Sonia has acted as advisor on some of the Greek market’s largest securitisations, largest bond issuances, as well as some of the most important acquisition, construction and development financings advising, among others, lenders, including credit institutions, issuers, sellers, financial advisors and alternative investment firms.

Sonia is characterized by her attitude to get things done. Although a primarily technical person, she pays particular attention to the dynamics of the transactions to achieve the best possible commercial results for her clients. She is available and flexible, yet primarily committed to deliver high end work.

Bachelor of Laws (LLB) in Greece Law, Democritus University of Thrace, 2014
Master of Laws (LLM) in Transactional and European Commercial Law and Energy Law, International Hellenic University, 2014
Master of Science (MSc) in Law and Finance (finance major), Queen Mary University of Thrace, 2016
Athens Bar Association, 2016
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"My core drive is the vision to offer clients lege artis and technically sound, fast, adjustable, flexible and assertive management and delivery of their corporate affairs."