Olena is from Ukraine and has a Bachelor of International Economics, Master of Project Management, Master of Public Policy with research focus in sustainability and circular economy.
Back in Ukraine, Olena managed social educational projects for youth in cross-sector collaborations. There, she discovered and got inspired by sustainability as a concept and practice. Since then, she is on the way to become a sustainability expert in professional and personal life.
Olena is responsible for the Swiss-wide Circular Economy Transition program at the Impact Hub Basel front. Olena is a value-driven person, aims to collaborate and to find win-win solutions, seeks to organize and improve things, is curious about new developments and is a life-long learner.