Despina Kontogianni studies International Business at Deree – The American College of Greece. She holds a B.Sc. in International Tourism and Hospitality Management from University of Patras. Despina worked at the Legal Department of Piraeus Bank and on Corporate Social Responsibility projects at Vodafone Hellas. Despina has became an Ambassador of “B-in-EU” (Jean Monnet Module on the European Union and Active EU Citizenship for Business Students: an interdisciplinary approach).
She presented her research on EU-related topics at the 2018 Student Symposium organized at Deree – The American College of Greece. She is interested in international management, cross-cultural business and work environments, export strategy, and European studies. Despina has also been an active participant at the Delphi Economic Forum, which takes place annually in Delphi, Greece.
She enjoys traveling, cinema, history of art and modern literature, cycling and swimming.