Niovi is a Greek qualified lawyer who is currently working as a Senior Data Protection Consultant at Sopra Steria Benelux.
Niovi has broad and overarching experience in providing comprehensive privacy solutions to European Commission Institutions and Agencies and supporting law enforcement authorities in the EU to ensure compliance with the GDPR/EUDPR and LED.
In addition, Niovi provides expert advice to clients on topics related to the implementation of eIDAS regulation. She is particularly interested in the topic of Facial Recognition Technology.
She previously practiced law in the private sector in Greece and worked as a legal analyst in the UK.
Niovi was selected to complete the Bluebook Traineeship at DG DIGIT of the European Commission. In 2023, she was a member of the team shortlisted for the PICASSO Award - Privacy team of the Year.
Niovi is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E) and Lead Implementer of ISO 27001. She holds two masters’ degrees (LL.M), one from University of Edinburgh (Technology and Law) and another one from KU Leuven (International and European Law).