Irina holds PhD in Management from Henley Business School (UK). Her areas of interest are strategy, innovations, industrial development and international business.
She also holds a Masters in Economics degree from the top university in Russia and Master in Applied Management from Henley Business School (UK), as well as a Diploma in Chemistry (major - Biochemistry) from Moscow State University (Russia).
Irina has extensive business experience in various top management positions in the global IT industry and integrates it in her research on digitalisation of the oil and gas industry.
She has taught different economic and business disciplines at University College London and Henley Business School and supervised executive MBA projects.