Panayiotis-Peter Contis joined Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC) in 2009 and he currently serves as CEO Advisor. Ameresco Inc. is the largest independent provider of comprehensive energy efficiency and renewable energy solutions in North America, the United Kingdom and Greece.
He has a diverse background in marketing and top management of multinational companies, having worked as General Manager for Coca-Cola and as Marketing Manager for Johnson & Johnson and Volkswagen-Audi. He also co-founded Actmedia along with Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation where he served as CEO. He has spent part of his career teaching in the US and Greece. Most recently, he taught as a Visiting Professor at D' Amore- McKim School of Business, Northeastern University in Boston, MA. His research interests include energy efficiency, energy finance, sustainability and renewable energy sources development.
Panayiotis holds a Bachelor of Science summa cum laude from the American College of Greece. He obtained an MBA from D’Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University and a Master of Science in Economic Policy & Planning from Northeastern University.