Cristina Riesen

Cristina Riesen

General Manager Europe at Evernote

Cristina Riesen

Cristina started her career as radio editor in 1996 at Pro Fm, the first private Romanian radio station. After graduating summa cum laude Transilvania University in Brasov (BA English and French), Cristina moved to Switzerland and continued her studies in public relations and corporate communications at the Swiss Public Relations Institute.

For five years Cristina worked as a PR Manager at the GGPR agency in Bern, specialising in design and architecture. During this time she contributed to the media relations management of several international companies: Dornbracht, Alape, Vitra, Vitra Design Museum, Création Baumann, Designers' Saturday.

She is a certified Reputation Institute Professional and graduated in November 2011 as an Executive Master of Science in Communications Management of the Università della Svizzera Italiana, one of the leading programs of its kind worldwide.

In recent years Cristina has been completely immersed in the world of social media and digital communications and was involved in several online community management, social media strategies and business development projects for the Volvo Group, Marvin Watches and Engagor.