Voula studied Economics and Business at the School of Economics and Business of the Athens University School of Law. She has a career as an Economist in the cinema industry. She has served as the national representative and member of the advisory committee of the European Film Distribution Office (EFDO); national representative of the European Film Academy’s European Film Awards (Felix); and founding member and Greek representative in the European Union’s EUROPEAN FILM PROMOTION (E.F.P.). Voula Georgakakou has conducted classes as an expert on film distribution and promotion at many university seminars in Greece and other European countries. Presently she teaches Film Production, Distribution and Promotion at the Film and Television Department of New York College in Athens.