Aikaterini Kontoudaki works at the Greek Ministry of Tourism, Directorate of International Relations. She has studied Communication and Mass Media (University of Athens) and has a Master’s Degree in International Relations – International Politics (University of Manchester). She has also studied Tourism Development in the Greek National School of Public Administration. She holds a PhD from Panteion University of Political and Social Sciences. She often represents the Greek Ministry of Tourism in the Tourism Advisory Committee of the European Commission and other international fora.