SOPHIA CHRYSOPOULOU
Public Affairs & Government Relations Senior Manager
The Coca-Cola Company

Sophia Chrysopoulou is the EU Public Affairs Senior Manager of The Coca-Cola Company and member of its Europe, Middle East and Africa Public Policy Centre. Sophia actively engages in strategy development and advocacy in the areas of EU public policy. She is in charge of monitoring and analysis of EU public policies and legislation covering the areas of public health, food safety, consumer affairs and environment.

Prior to joining Coca-Cola, Sophia worked for the ALDE Group in the European Parliament as Policy Adviser in the Inter-institutional Relations and Networking Unit, responsible for COSAC, Eastern Neighbourhood Parliamentary Assembly, NATO Parliamentary Assembly and relations with National Parliaments. Previously, she was the Head of Office of a Greek Member of European Parliament. She has started her career as EU Policy Adviser for the European Publishers Council.

Sophia is an economist with an MA in European Public Affairs from the University of Maastricht. She speaks Greek, English, French and German. She is married and has two daughters.