Sofia Voultepsi


Sofia Voultepsi, Deputy Minister of Migration & Asylum, Member of the Greek Parliament since 2004, New Democracy

Former Government Spokeswoman (First woman to hold this Government position) Former Deputy Minister by the Prime Minister


Studied Public Law & Political Science at Athens University Law School and Italian Language and Literature at Athens Italian School. Foreign Languages: English, Italian and French.

Professional career: 

Journalist with long career in daily newspapers and magazines, Editor-in-chief in daily newspapers as well as radio and television programs. Intense professional Parliamentarian and Trade Union activity, with significant assignments and achievements.


Married, with 2 children. Daughter of the late journalist John Voultepsis who had revealed and investigated the case of the assassination of Parliamentarian Grigoris Lambrakis. Later to be known as “Z” journalist.