Olesia Verchenko works as an Academic Director at KSE and as Senior Economist at KEI.
Olesia received Ph.D. in Economics at the University of Virginia in November 2008. In 2001 she obtained Master's degree in Banking and Finance at University of Lausanne (Switzerland) and in 2000 she got Master's degree in Economics at the Economics Education and Research Consortium of the National University Kyiv-Mohyla Academy.
She was awarded with numerous fellowships among which there are such as Kherson-Hoffmann Fellowship of University of Lausanne and State Graduate Fellowship of University of Virginia.
Her recent works are dedicated to pricing models studying and macro asset pricing assessment as well as to the financial markets analysis.