Marily Mexi is the Director of DIKTIO. A political scientist by training, she holds a Doctorate degree (DPhil) in Politics and International Relations from the University of Oxford (St. Anne’s College), an MPhil in Political Theory from the University of Oxford (St. Hugh's College), an MSc in European Social Policy with Distinction from the London School of Economics, and a BA in History with High Distinction from the American College of Greece – Deree College. She has also completed post-doctoral research at the Department of Politics and International Relations of the University of Geneva. Dr Mexi is Senior Research Fellow at the Department of Politics and International Relations of the University of Geneva, and at the Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy of the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) in Geneva, as well as visiting Research Fellow at the United Nations Research Institute for Social Development in Geneva. She is currently the scientific Co-Coordinator of three transnational, research projects studying issues pertaining to the Gig Economy and the Future of Work, Migration and Labour Market Inclusion in Europe, Economic Crisis and the Social and Solidarity Economy. Her professional experience also includes advisory work for international organizations (ILO) and state authorities in several countries (Croatia, Romania, Moldova, Ukraine, and the Caribbean Community) oriented towards the harmonization of national policy and governance tools with EU and UN frameworks.