Ioanna is a founding member of the GIWA project and handles on a voluntary basis matters relating to GIWA’s sponsorship as well as business and executive matters.Ioanna’s support in GIWA is founded on her belief that it is the responsibility of each and every one of us to lift each other and that we need to support other women and shed light to their achievements in order to pave the way for true equality. By giving tangible examples of the different forms success can take, we allow the younger generation to believe in themselves and to not be afraid to try and persevere through adversity to reach their goals.
Ioanna has over 11 years of experience in real estate investment management inacross Europe and is currently a Principal at Henderson Park Capital Partners in London. Previously, Ioanna was a Principal at Blackstone in London, where she was responsible for the managed Blackstone’s German office, retail portfolios. Prior to Blackstone, Ioanna was a Senior Director in Development and Asset Management at Tishman Speyer, as part of the Italian and German teams in Frankfurt managing assets in Germany and Italy, and before that she was the Portfolio Manager for Tishman Speyer’s pan-European value add fund based in London. Ioanna began her career as an Analyst at JPMorgan Asset Management in London.
Ioanna holds an MEng in Engineering, Economics and Management from the University of Oxford, and an MSc in Construction Economics and Management from University College London. She is fluent in English, French, Greek, and is proficient in German