Johanna Tzanidaki

Director Innovation and Deployment ERTICO ITS-Europe

A Greek national, Johanna Tzanidaki holds a Ph.D. in EU Law from the Universities of Southampton and Cambridge, UK, and an LLM from Leiden Law School, The Netherlands. She also holds an MA and an MPhil from the UK Universities of Bristol and Cambridge UK and has professional qualifications in Project Management (PRINCE2), in CSR (Harvard Business School), and in Social Accountability (SAI). 

With vast experience in EU Affairs and Policy, Dr. Tzanidaki has previously worked for the TomTom Group as Director of Public Affairs. She has launched and co-chaired the ERTICO Innovation Platform TM 2.0 on Interactive Traffic Management since 2014. 

Additionally, Johanna has been extensively involved in the TISA ITS Directive WG and the EU EIP-TISA work on the ITS-related EU Commission Delegated Regulations. She has been a member of the C-ITS Platform and the Single Platform for CCAM run under the auspices of the European Commission and now serves as the co-leader of cluster 4 in the CCAM PPP. 

Johanna joined the ERTICO team in July 2017 and leads the Innovation and Deployment department with a team of 20 great colleagues, responsible for projects (24) and innovation platforms (7) in the focus areas of Clean and Urban mobility, Transport and Logistics, and CCAM.