Aikaterini Florou is an Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the University of Hamburg and the Associate Editor of the Journal of World Energy Law & Business. Previously, she worked for several years as a legal and policy officer with the European Commission in the fields of international investment and energy law. Moreover, she has served as a consultant with the OECD and the Columbia Centre on Sustainable Investment, where she contributed to large-scale empirical analyses of international investment treaties and arbitral awards, and has tutored at the Hague Academy of International Law. Aikaterini holds a PhD in international investment law and economics from Sciences Po Law School, in Paris, an LL.M. from the Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy and has completed studies also at the University of Berkeley, the University of Bologna, Queen Mary University of London, and Athens Law School.