Alexandra Panayotou – Keynote Speaker
Executive and Personal Mentor, Corporate Development, Renowned Endurance Runner
Alexandra Panayotou‘s Biography
Alexandra Panayotou is a changer of lives. She is an executive and personal mentor, charismatic keynote speaker and ultra endurance athlete. She has developed a series of corporate and personal development programs that achieve long-term tangible results. Her method is innovative and unique, and she herself stands out in her capacity to understand people, and to help them achieve their objectives. She lives what she teaches and her energy is unparalleled. Her work draws out the best in the people and groups she works with all over the world.
She has worked with top firms such as Coca-Cola, Telefonica, TNT, Prudential, ManpowerGroup, amongst others, and works with executive groups from prestigious business schools such as ESADE, and IESE, helping them to reach their goals with excellence as companies, professionals, and as individuals. Alex is also a TEDx Speaker, and has already published her first book and is working on her second. But apart from this professional side, her athletic side is also outstanding. Alex has run more kilometres than most people have driven. She started running late at 30 years old, and quickly reached championship level. In 2004 she came 2nd in the Barcelona Marathon, 4th in the Greek Championships, and won many races before she turned to solo extreme distance running for charity. She is one of only about 5 women in the world who have run distances and challenges as extreme as 2010 km in 31 days, or 400 km non-stop. She is based in Athens and Spain, and travels all over the world for her work.