Head of Unit, R&I Actors and Research Careers, DG Research & Innovation, European Commission

Apostolia Karamali is Head of Unit of R&I Actors and Research Careers at the European Commission’s DG Research & Innovation since April 2019. Prior to her current position, Ms Karamali was Deputy Head of Unit for Space Policy and Research from 2014 to 2019. Apostolia Karamali has been working at the European Commission for 16 years, while serving numerous positions including being Policy Adviser for Research and Space in the Council of the EU and working at the European Space Agency as well as the Joint Research Centre.