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Michael Vareika

Member of the Board


Michael M. Vareika is a Partner in Novitas Partners LLP, an M&A firm based in London and Independent Certified Director (INSEAD & ILA) of various investment fund and company structures in Luxembourg. He was admitted to the Brussels Bar in 1984 and holds an LLM Cum Laude from Louvain University and an Executive MBA in Finance from Harvard.

Michael Vareika is a financial and fund industry expert in Luxembourg with 30 years of experience in various areas including credit risk analysis, mergers and acquisitions, clearing and settlement, global custody, central fund administration, transfer agency and securities financing. He currently holds several Board positions for leading financial institutions from the US, UK, Canada, France and Switzerland for various types of fund and company structures incorporated in Luxembourg.

He has been a CSSF approved Managing Director of Société Générale Bank & Trust, European Fund Services and Clearstream International from 2002 to 2009. He has also occupied senior positions with State Street, Morgan Stanley and J.P. Morgan in Luxembourg, Brussels and New York. He is an expert consultant for the Agency for the Transfer of Financial Technology (ATTF) in Luxembourg since 2003 and President and Chairman of the Board of the International Bankers Club of Luxembourg since 2011. 


Michael speaks English, French and Spanish.