Lamprini Bikou joined the European Institute of Peace (EIP) in April 2020 as a trainee within the Operations Unit supporting the Human resources team. She did her Bachelor Degree in Greek Philology at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and holds an MSc in Education, Policy and International Development from the University of Bristol in the UK. Before joining EIP she acquired professional experience in the European Parliament and EUROCONTROL as an HR Assistant trainee. She speaks Greek, English, and French. In her spare time she enjoys playing ping pong and practicing Latin dances.