By Padraig O’Hannelly.
This week at Iraq Business News, we are delighted to welcome a new Expert Blogger to our ranks:
Elena Kornienko (pictured), has more than 15 years of professional experience in contracts, procurement and tendering in various roles from demand-identification to contract close-out.
She has worked on major international oil and gas projects, including the Sakhalin-1 and Sakhalin-2 fields in Russia, and Iraq's West Qurna-2. Now based in Dubai, she provides consultancy services to the oil and gas industry.
Elena is a fluent English and Russian speaker, and a graduate of the Moscow State University of Commerce, holding a degree in Economics. She also graduated with distinction from the School of Business Administration at Portland State University and holds a CIPS diploma.