Maria is a graduate from the Department of Business Administration at the Eastern Macedonia & Thrace Institute of Technology. She has worked in the private sector for more than 13 years, 10 of which she was an Export Manager at a multinational company. The last 4 years she has been working for Desmos in Thessaloniki managing and utilizing surplus goods and pro bono services from companies and individuals in order to help cover documented needs of social welfare organizations in Northern Greece. Among other projects throughout the year, she is the program manager of the “Desmos Gives Warmth” program.
Fun fact: 4 years ago, Maria was trying to set up an interview with Desmos, but a number of obstacles kept getting in the way. In the end, it was meant to be and, according to Maria (!), it turned out to be the best thing about her professional life! BACK TO TEAM