Maria-Zoe Papaioannou is a ALM in Finance student at HES, holding a BSc in Finance from the American College of Greece, Summa Cum Laude. She has completed a handful of study abroad programs including Standford University, London School of Economics and Political Sciences and KNU in South Korea. She has been a debater in international competitions and a National Champion in Greece. Professionally she has worked in a variety of industries, countries and companies as a Business Analyst, Finance and Investment analyst. Currently she is a Team Leader and Subject Matter Expert for EMEA in IBM. She is also co-founder and CEO of Parky, a sharing economy platform for Parking operating in Greece. She has been part of various clubs and organizations in college, leading most of them: Together for Sustainability, International Honors Society, A&F Society, Student Government, Consulting club, Debate Club. Her favorite quotes which summarize her attituded is “if odds are one in a million, be that one”.