Petya Atanasova has been working in Business Intelligence since early 2018.
She was initially introduced to BI during her Bachelor’s degree in Applied Informatics, Communications and Econometrics at the University of National and World Economy in Sofia, Bulgaria.
For her thesis, Petya created a QlikView based Sales Dashboard. During her studies, in 2016, she took part in a summer internship program at the oldest publishing company in the United States, based in Nashville Tennessee - Southwestern Advantage. She spent the summer taking various business, communications, leadership and sales trainings. During this time, she was introduced to understanding people’s needs, successfully communicating and consulting clients in her role of independent dealer of educational systems and web services.
She started her career as a Qlik Developer and consultant in 2018, as part of the Qlik team of a small Analytics consulting company, working with clients from the US, Australia, Europe, and Asia. In a little over two years, she certified as Qlik Sense Data Architect and was independently working on and owning various Qlik Sense, QlikView and NPrinting projects. In the pursuit of personal and career development, later on she added to her portfolio of skills other Business Intelligence tools such as Tableau and Microsoft Power BI. Other tools she has frequently used are MS SQL, Oracle and Salesforce.
In 2022, she started working at EPAM Systems as a Senior Data Analyst.
Petya joined element61 in May 2022.