Director-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture, European Commission

Themis Christophidou is the Director-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture, European Commission since March 2018. With 33 years of experience in private and public sector, Themis Christophidou is an expert of team-building management, leadership, strategic orientation, implementation communication and negotiation. Ms Christophidou has served as a Head of Cabinet of Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for humanitarian aid and crisis management (2014-2018), Head of Cabinet of Maria Damanaki, Commissioner for maritime affairs and fisheries (2011-2014) and Deputy Head of Cabinet of Androulla Vassiliou, Commissioner for education, culture, multilingualism, youth, sport (2010-2011).