Senior Analyst – Europe and CIS Country Risk, IHS Markit
Petya Barzilska, a senior country risk analyst at IHS Markit,
provides forecasts and assessments on political, security and
business environment developments focused on Eastern Europe.
Ms. Barzilska has broad experience in political, security and
regulatory risk assessment in European countries, including
Romania, Bulgaria, Greece, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Finland,
and the EU regulatory environment. Previously, she worked as a
business and political journalist covering the financial services
industry, fiscal policy developments in the EU and the political
response to major events such as the Greek sovereign debt crisis
and the refugee influx into Europe. She attained a bachelor's in
economics, specializing in accounting, and a master's in economics,
specializing in financial management. She speaks Bulgarian,
English, Russian and German.