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Tatiana Der Avedissian

Tatiana Der Avedissian

Head of Business Development, The Economist Group

Tatiana Der Avedissian is head of Business Development for Economist Impact's World Ocean Initiative and sits on The Economist Group's sustainability steering committee.

A communications specialist, outside of work she uses her expertise to advise and support other organisations with their strategic communication and business needs. She helps lead the strategy and fundraising efforts for two charities in the UK, serving as trustee and co-president of Alkionides UK, and chair of the board of trustees of the Armenian Institute. She is co-president of the Harvard Kennedy School Women's Network, sits on the board of the UK-Cyprus Enterprise Council and co-founder of The Armenia Project. Der Avedissian has taught ethics and politics for the Escuela de Gobierno Universidad Hemisferios in Ecuador as a guest professor.