Ms Ioannidis Eder studied law in England and graduated from the University of East Anglia, Norwich in 1996 with an LLB (Hons) in law and European legal systems. In Paraguay, she graduated from the Faculty of Law of the National University of Asuncion in 1999, obtaining a degree as a practising lawyer.

Her professional experience includes working for two prestigious law firms in Asuncion. From 2000–2010 Ms Ioannidis Eder worked as internal legal telecommunications counsel, legal manager and institutional relations manager for a local telecom company wholly owned by the world-leading telecom company Hutchison Telecommunications Limited and later acquired by America Movil SA de CV – AMX, thus specialising in telecommunications, corporate law and administrative law.

In 2012 Ms Ioannidis Eder joined Parquet &Asociados in charge of telecoms and national and international corporate clients. She participated in the drafting of the recent Antitrust Law and Law No. 5102/2013 on ‘Investment promotion in public infrastructure and the expansion and improvement of goods and services provided by the state’ – the law regulating public-private partnerships – and its Regulatory Decree.