Dika has a background in economics, planning and econometrics. Following several years as head of the Real Estate Forecasting Team at JLW in London, she set up Athens Economics ltd upon her return to Greece in 1992 and has also been the Jones Lang LaSalle representative in the country since then.
She has worked, among others, for the Greek government (Home Office), international organisations (EU & OECD), academic establishments (LSE) and the private sector (Jones Lang Wootton et al) in the UK, France and Belgium. She is a founding member of the Greek Board of ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centres), member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and member of the Economic Chamber of Greece.
Dika and her Athens Economics team of multidisciplinary staff and collaborators have an extensive track record in commercial real estate (econometric forecasting, feasibility/ market entry studies, valuation and appraisal, lease audits, investment acquisitions and disposals, corporate services and shopping centre promotion and leasing).