Ms. Bulakh holds a BSc in Petroleum Engineering and Drilling, MSc in Offshore Development and Drilling from the State University of Oil and Gas in Russia. From 2010 to 2012 she was awarded scholarship for 2 years parallel PH.D research in the University of Stavanger in Norway. She has 10 years of total experience from the energy sector, while for the past 7 years working with Aker Solutions for the majority of her career in a range of technical and leadership roles on subsea site. She has participated and presented technical papers at the vast range of international conferences, including ATC in Houston, Texas. As the senior subsea systems engineer for Front End Business Unit she managed delivery of some of the “must win” subsea technologies conceptual studies and subsea hardware tenders globally (NCS, APAC and NAM regions). From 2017, Ms. Bulakh services Front End division in Aker Solutions Houston Office. She is now responsible for developing Aker Solutions’ Front End capabilities in NAM and Mexico under Aker Solutions growth strategy and presence in the region.