Velentza Georgia

First Secretary for Economic and Commercial Affairs

She served at the Offices for Economic and Commercial Affairs in Beijing (2008 – 2012) and Sao Paulo (2012 – 2016). At the Ministry of Foreign Affairs she worked for the Office of the Secretary General for International Economic Relations and Development Cooperation (2007 – 2008 and 2017). She currently works in the B1 Directorate for Strategic Planning.

Prior to joining the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, she was employed for over 10 years by large companies, such as Levi Strauss Hellas and IBM Hellas.

She is a graduate of the Department of Employees of Economic and Commercial Affairs of the National School of Public Administration and Local Government. She holds a BSc in Applied Computer Science from the Athens University of Economics and Business and an MBA from the ALBA Graduate Business School.

She is fluent in English, French, Portuguese and German.