The Ambassador's Bio


Ambassador and General Consul of Panama in Greece


H.E. Julie Lymberopulos was appointed Ambassador and General Consul of Panama in Greece by the President of Panama, H.E. Laurentino Cortizo Cohen in August 2019. On December 23, 2019, she assumed her duties as Head of Mission upon presentation of her credentials to the President of the Hellenic Republic, H.E. Prokopis Pavlopoulos. H.E. Ms. Julie Lymberopulos is also concurrent Ambassador of Panama in Cyprus and Serbia with residence in Athens.

H.E. Julie Lymberopulos was born in 1963 in Panama City, Panama from Greek origin with roots from Messinia, Peloponnese. She holds a Master’s Degree in International Relations from the National University of Panama, 2019, a diploma in International Maritime Conventions from the International Maritime University of Panama (UMIP), 2013, and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, USA. From 2005 to 2019, she attended several Business Administration, Accounting, Human Resources and Professional Development Seminars and Conferences in USA and Panama.

Prior to her posting in Greece, H.E. Ambassador Julie Lymberopulos was involved in the Greek Diplomatic life for 22 years and the past 10 years, she was the Chief Financial Manager and Administrator of various corporations under the Lymber Group, an established family business over 65 years in Panama with offices in Panama, Ecuador, U.S.A. and Spain. 

H.E. Ambassador Julie Lymberopulos speaks Spanish, Greek and English fluently as well as basic French. She is a mother of two daughters, Margarita and Dimitra, who live and work abroad.