Professor of International Marketing Olena Podolieva – Vice President of the Ukrainian National Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce, Committee member on the issues of trade and investment policy of the International Chamber of Commerce (Paris).
Olena Podolieva has extensive experience of more than 20 years in supporting business development from NGOs’ perspective as she worked as the Head Department and Vice President in the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce & Industry. Within this period of time she participated in implementing of many international projects aimed at establishment of new enterprises, development of small and medium-sized enterprises, educating about entrepreneurship etc. She was also the Expert of the European Training Foundation (ETF) (Turin, Italy).
Olena Podolieva also has broad experience of scientific and pedagogical activities as she worked as the Provost of the International Academy of Finance of Investment, Professor of the International Marketing Department of the Ukrainian Academy of international trade, Head of the Department of the National Academy for Public Administration under the President of Ukraine.
Since 2008 she is an Honorary Consul of Eastern Republic of Uruguay in Ukraine.
Olena Podolieva is the author of over 85 scientific and research publications on the issues of economy, investments and innovations.
She was awarded with the “III rank” Order of Merit and is an Honored Economist of Ukraine.