Group HR Director
Since July 2015, Alina Papageorgiou is heading the HR Department of Intralot, where she has the responsibility of 5.100 people in 31 countries around the world.
She has an overall HR experience of 23 years.
The first step of her career, was a Marketing Trainee position at Nestle, few months before she graduated from Deree with a Bachelor’s in Business and Organizational Behavior. After completing her MBA at City University Business School, she returned to Nestle, starting her career in Human Resources, as Recruitment and Training Specialist. She spent 5 years in Nestle’s HR in People Development roles. She was trusted her first HR Director role in 2001 in Diageo, accountable for Greece and Turkey, a role that she held for almost 5 years. In 2006 she got the HR Director position in AstraZeneca, and in 2008 she was appointed Group HR Director of Vivartia Group, with the responsibility of 5.500 people in 4 business units.
Since 1998, and until 2010 she was occasionally teaching at Deree as part time instructor, for a total of 5 years.