Despo Dimitriou graduated from the Department of Classical Studies and Philosophy of the University of Cyprus (2006) and holds a postgraduate diploma (2007) in Classical Studies and Ancient History from the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom. In 2008-2009 she worked at the Consulate of the High Commission of the Republic of Cyprus in London. In the period 2009-2010, she worked as an editor at the Parikiani newspaper. With her return to Cyprus, she was recruited to S. SYNERGIA Media, where she held consecutively the positions of Video Production Manager, Project Manager and Operations Manager until December 2018. In January 2019 she joined the RTD Talos team as a Project Manager. Despo Demetriou is a proficient user of the English language and a basic user of Spanish and German.