Kunka Petkova, M.Sc.
Kunka was born in Sofia, Bulgaria. She graduated from the University of Mannheim, Germany, with a Bachelor of Science in Economics and a minor in Business Administration. In 2016, she completed her Master of Science in International Economics and Economic Policy at the Goethe University in Frankfurt. During her studies, Kunka has been working as a research assistant for Prof. Dr. Weichenrieder at the chair of Public Finance. She has also worked as a liaison officer for finance and economic planning ministers, senior government officials and representatives of the multilateral development bank community.
Moreover, she did several internships at Mercedes-Benz, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ministry of Finance and Deutsche Bank. In September 2016, Kunka started her doctoral studies under the DIBT program at WU.
Core Discipline: Economics