We are honored to have Athena Constantinou traveling all the way from Europe to speak and support the work of SFAA. Athena is very active with athletes in Europe helping them with finances, branding and their business.
Join us November 8-10 in Scottsdale, AZ for the Sports Financial Advisors Association Annual Conference – Register today – https://goo.gl/iqhCGb
Athena P. Constantinou has over 30 years of experience in the financial field. Athena holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration, with specialization in Accounting and Business Law, from the Bernard M. Baruch School of Business of the City University of New York. She also holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) in Computer Information Systems from the same school. She is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of New York and she is an international member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She also holds a Chartered Global Management certification, a Financial Education Instructor certification from the US National Financial Educators Council and she is a member of the Sports Financial Advisers Association, the British Association of Sport and Law and the International Wealth Planners Association. She is an associate member of the Sports Lawyers Association.
Mrs. Constantinou has had considerable professional experience on an international level in the fields of tax and business consulting, advising high net worth individuals and entities in the sports and entertainment industries for more than 30 years. She has practiced as a CPA for a number of years in New York City with in depth involvement in international tax planning and business consulting. Her professional career revolves around the international aspects of taxation and consulting especially in the sports and entertainment industries. She is also heavily involved in providing advice in connection with tax structuring, development, valuation, commercialization and management of image rights of athletes and entertainers worldwide.
She is the founder of APC Sports Financial Literacy Academy which has as its mission to financially educate, empower and mentor athletes worldwide, so as to enable them to plan their desired financial future and attain financial independence. She is also the founder and editor of the Money Smart Athlete blog through which she reaches out and helps athletes from different corners of the world become Money Smart Athletes.