Born in Boston, MA, USA, raised in Athens, Greece, Yukiko Krontira holds a B.Sc. in Biology from University College London (UCL), UK and a M.Sc. in Oceanography from Athens’ University, Greece.
Having worked on numerous research projects as a member of the research team at Athens’ University [Zoology & Marine Biology Department], in 2004 she moved on to work in the private sector as a consultant on research projects on Aquaculture & Fisheries, to eventually shift to the primary production sector, by joining Kefalonia Fisheries S.A. in 2010.
A multitasker by nature, she is Marketing Manager and non-traditional markets’ Sales liaison (non-EU markets), member of the new products’ development team and CSR coordinator.
She is a member of the Marketing Committee of the Federation of Greek Mariculture (FGM) since 2011.