Natalia Makhrova: Economic Affairs Expert
Who am I? My name is Natalia, and I received my degrees in management (BA) and financial and industrial economics (MA) from top Russian universities. I currently work as a management consultant in one of the Big 3 consulting firms, where I specialize in EPNG (electric power and natural gas) sector.
Why am I inspired by YPUN? YPUN is an organization designed to foster curiosity and professional growth, which goes in line with my values. I believe that building opportunities for others by sharing knowledge is what brings significant value to your life.
What do I do at YPUN? I help candidates to prepare for the UN YPP examination in Economic Affairs. Specifically, I am responsible for the development of relevant materials, advising candidates on their questions and issues at consultations and providing feedback and recommendations on their essays.
What is my advice to you? No matter how difficult it might be seen from the first glance, it is worth trying!