Olga Itsiou was born in Thessaloniki and qualified as an Architect from the Royal Institute of Architects in the UK. Olga started her career in 1998 where she worked for the London office of HOK International Ltd in major commercial projects like the design and planning of Deutsche Bank, CISCO and ENRON Offices, as well as The Imperial War Museum, initially as a project architect and later as a project manager.
In 2002 Olga returned to Athens where she worked as a consultant and Design Manager at REDS S.A. for the development of SEA Attiki Odos and Lofos Edisson. Later she worked as the Design Manager at IntraDevelopment S.A. for the development, design and construction of “G.Karaiskakis Stadium”.
In 2005 she joined Dimand as the Technical Director overseeing a wide range of projects from retail to large scale commercial developments, such as the Shop and Trade complex, the Karela Office Park (first LEED Gold certified project in Greece), the Agemar headquarters and the Agios Dionysios Regeneration project in Piraeus. One of Olga’s main goals is to promote sustainable property development in Greece.