EaURgdYzQd8-1Alina V. Merzliak – PhD in Economics, Associate Professor in Saint Petersburg State University of Economics – UNECON, Logistics and Trade Policy Department (former name – Commerce and Logistics Department, Saint Petersburg State University of Economics and Finance – FINEC).

Has more than 10 year experience working on such positions as Business Development Director, Chief Strategy Officer, Business Unit General Manager in Russian and International companies. Performs like independent expert and consultant in strategy and IT, project portfolio includes IT-audit and IT-consulting for companies from top-10 in their fields (according to RBC rating).

Author of more than 50 scientific, business and educating publications on logistics, IT, strategy and management including 1 book under Ministry of Education, 2 books in the form of student manuals and 3 books in the form of scientific studies (full list – see here).

Wrote together with Oracle Corporation ERP Sales Consulting Manager for Russia and CIS – Elena Koskur-Ogly courses “Information Systems for Business”, “Business Processes Automation in Commerce”, “Business Processes Automation in Logistics”, which lectures in UNECON on master and 4th-year-bachelor programs.

In 2013 together with Prof., Dr. Vladimir Sherbakov received grant from Saint Petersburg Government for research in scientific and technical sphere: project under the topic “Methodology of Businees Process Informatization in Logistics”. Was nominated for St. Petersburg Government Award for outstanding achievements in the field of higher and secondary professional education in 2014 in the nomination “The scientific achievements that improve quality of specialists and personnel of higher qualification” (as a member of a group of authors with Dr., Prof. Vladimir V. Sherbakov).

Graduated from Saint Petersburg State University of Economics and Finance. PhD thesis topic on “Information Provision of Supply Chains in the Sea Freight Market”.

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