Business Development Manager
Plamena joined Included in 2021 as the Business Development Manager. Her prior experience was in the technology sector where she implemented finance systems and led business transformation projects. As a senior consulting manager, Plamena led key client-facing engagements and internal initiatives.
Plamena has also led diversity and inclusion programs throughout her career and has a keen interest in advancing women in technology, women in leadership, and in gender-based violence prevention. Plamena is also a vocal mental health advocate.
Plamena has a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Politics and a Master’s in International Security, Intelligence and Middle East Studies. She has lived in six different countries in her lifetime and loves volunteering with NGOs across the world.