Anna-Michelle Asimakopoulou is an economist and an attorney-at-law. She is currently a Member of the European Parliament affiliated to the European People’s Party, Vice-Chair of the Committee on International Trade and member, inter alia, of the special Committee on Artificial Intelligence in a Digital Age, the Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection, the Committee on Foreign Affairs. She is President of the inter-parliamentary group Transatlantic Friends of Israel. She has taken a leading role in shaping the European Parliament’s International trade agenda and has worked on the EU’s strategy on critical raw materials. She is a member of the Board of Trustees of the think tank Friends of Europe and of the Hellenic American University.