Dr Erato Kozakou – Marcoullis
Dr Marcoullis served twice as Minister of Foreign Affairs and as Minister of Transport, Communications and Works of the Republic of Cyprus (between 2007 and 2013).
During her diplomatic career ( between 1980 and 2007) she served as Ambassador to Sweden, with concurrent accreditation to Finland, Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, Ambassador to the United States of America, with concurrent accreditation to Canada, Guyana, Jamaica and Brazil and Ambassador to Lebanon and Jordan.
Dr. Marcoullis has been contributing to the intercommunal negotiations for the solution of the Cyprus problem as Head of the Working Group on Property and member of the Negotiating Team.
Dr. Kozakou-Marcoullis holds Degrees of Law, Public Law and Political Science from the University of Athens and a PhD in Sociology and Political Science from the University of Helsinki.
Dr Marcoullis has lectured extensively in Universities and Think Tanks around the world, granted interviews to numerous international and Cypriot Mass Media and published papers and articles on the Cyprus Problem, Foreign Policy, Cultural Diplomacy, Gender Issuers, Human Rights, Hydrocarbon discoveries in the Eastern Mediterranean etc.
Dr. Marcoullis has also received many Honours and Awards in Cyprus and abroad.
She is Member of the Board/Director of various academic, research and economic institutions, in Cyprus and abroad, including RCB Bank Ltd, the Cyprus Institute, Institute for Cultural Diplomacy etc.