Georgia Skintzi is a member of the Management Science Laboratory (MSL) of the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) in which she undertakes post-doctoral reseach. She was born in Athens in 1975. She graduated from the Department of Economics at AUEB in 1998. In 1999, she obtained a M.Sc. in Operations Research from the London School of Economics (UK). She has received her PhD under the supervision of Professor G. P. Prastacos in the Department of Management Science and Technology at AUEB. She participates in a broad range of research and educational activities of MSL. Her research is in the field of Operations Research and focuses on Supply Chain Management and Inventory Control. Part of her research has been published in international journals and presented in several international conferences. Her doctoral research was financed by HRAKLEITOS scholarships (Ministry of National Education and Religious Affairs).