Olena completed her Master of Science in Particle and Nuclear Physics at the Taras Schevchenko National University of Kyiv (Ukraine). She then went on to complete her Ph.D. in Particle Physics at the University of Hamburg.
Olena is the Practice Lead of Zalando Research. With the introduction of Radical Agility, Zalando has embraced a shared leadership model where each engineer has the opportunity to invest in personal career aspirations alongside their regular team commitments. A dedicated Practice Lead guides employees to reach their vocational aspirations and aligns them with company business goals. Olena’s science and research background allows her to uniquely understand our researcher’s desire for continual professional development.