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Olga Kefalogianni
MP; Minister of Tourism (2012-2015), Hellenic Republic

Olga Kefalogianni is a Member of the Hellenic Parliament (New Democracy). She was elected in 2007, 2009, 2012 (May and June) and 2015 (January and September). She served as Minister of Tourism of Greece (June 2012-January 2015). Ms Kefalogianni is an attorney at law, member of the Athens Bars Association. From 1998 onwards she has worked as a lawyer in major law firms in Athens, Greece and New York, U.S.A. and as a corporate legal advisor. She has also worked at the Legal Services of the European Commission in Brussels. From May 2004 up to September 2006 she served as legal advisor to the then Prime Minister of Greece. She holds a bachelor degree in Law (National Kapodistrian University of Athens), a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Commercial and Corporate Law (King's College, University of London) and a postgraduate degree in international relations (GMAP) (Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Boston). She is the author of the book "The role of the European Union in the Cyprus conflict". She is married to Mr Manos Pentheroudakis.