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Consulate General in Vancouver

The Consul General

PERSONAL DETAILS:

LAST NAME: Georgopoulou

FIRST NAME: Eleni

DATE OF BIRTH: 26/06/1976

PLACE OF BIRTH: Athens, Greece

MARITAL STATUS: Married

CAREER:

2016-19: Consul General of Greece in Mariupol, Ukraine

2014-15: Desk Officer for UN issues, within the D1 Directorate of UN and specialized Organizations and Conferences of the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Athens

2012-13: Desk Officer for Canada, USA, Oceania, Asia and Sub-saharan Africa, within the C1 Directorate of EU External Relations of the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Athens

2011: Chargée d’ Affaires a.i. at the Greek Embassy in Lima

2009-2010: Consul and then Second Counselor at the Greek Embassy in Lima

2005-2008: Second and then First Secretary at the Greek Embassy in London

2001-2004: Third Secretary at the Cyprus Division of the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Athens

2000 (December): entered the Greek diplomatic service at the rank of Attachée

2000: - Lawyer with the Commercial Bank of Greece

- Lecture assistant at private Greek College

1999: - Lawyer with the law office of (then) Secretary-General for Administration and Organization of the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs Pamboukis-Flogaitis- Sioutis and associates, in Athens - Librarian at the Library of the International Studies Sector of the Law Faculty of National and Capodistrian University of Athens

1998: Lawyer at private law office in Athens

1997: History researcher at the Department of Historical Archives of the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Athens

STUDIES:

1998-2000: Master’s Degree in International Studies on Public International, European and Private International Law (Law Faculty of National and Capodistrian University of Athens)

2000: International Institute of Human Rights (Strasbourg): 31st study session on human rights protection

1999: Greek-austrian seminar on civil legal procedure organized in Vienna by the Austrian Law Faculty of Vienna with the cooperation of the Law Faculty of National and Capodistrian University of Athens – speech in German concerning “The Greek jurisdiction concerning the Brussels Convention on the 16th September 1968 about the international jurisdiction and the recognition and execution of foreign judicial decisions” (“Die griechische Rechtsprechung im Hinsicht auf das Brüsseler Übereinkommen vom 16. September 1968 über die internationale Gerichtsbarkeit und die Anerkennung und die Vollziehung ausländischer gerichtlicher Urteile”)

1999: Greek-german seminar on civil legal procedure organised in Freiburg by the German Law Faculty of Freiburg with the cooperation of the Law Faculty of the National and Capodistrian University of Athens – speech in German concerning “The independence of the judge towards other state organs” (“Die Unabhängigkeit des Richters von anderen Staatsorganen”)

1998: certificate of participation at European Conference organized in Athens by the Research Institute of Legal Procedure Studies concerning “Provisional measures – an independent form of judicial protection?”

1998: Research program concerning International Courts jurisdiction (Law Faculty of National and Capodistrian University of Athens, International Studies Sector)

1998: Greek-german seminar on legal procedure, organised in Athens by the Legal Procedure Research and Studies Institute and the Law Faculty of the National and Capodistrian University of Athens, with the cooperation of the German Law Faculty of Freiburg – speech in German concerning «Die Grundrechte im Beweisverfahren» (i.e.: «The constitutional rights within the evidential procedure»)

1997-1998: English Legal Terminology Seminar (Law Faculty of National and Capodistrian University of Athens)

1994-1998: BA in Law (Law Faculty of National and Capodistrian University of Athens)

LANGUAGES:

English, French, Spanish, German, Russian

INTERESTS – HOBBIES:

Piano, chorus, traditional Greek dances, European and Latin dances

PERSONAL STATUS:

Married to Mr. Kyriakos Tsoulis, retired Greek police officer, with three children, Basilis, Dafni and Rea

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