Dr. Viktoriia Apalkova


Dr. Viktoriia Apalkova Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

  • Address Berner Fachhochschule
    Business School
    Institut Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    Br├╝ckenstrasse 73
    3005 Bern


  • Low-end Innovation (SNF)


  • Sustainable Finance

  • Affordable Innovations

  • International Business Models

  • Globalization

  • Hydrogen Economy


  • 2001-2002 Economist Ministry of Finance of Ukraine
  • 2002-2003 Chief Specialist, Deputy Head of Division State Committee for Financial Monitoring of Ukraine
  • 2006-2022 Financial Director, Partner Business Format Consulting Company, PE (Ukraine)
  • 2018-present Associate Professor Kyiv National Economic University named after Vadym Hetman (Ukraine)
  • 2022-present Visiting Researcher Bern University of Applied Sciences
  • 1996-2000 Bachelor's degree in International Economic Relations Dnipropetrovsk National University (Ukraine)
  • 2000-2001 Master's degree in International Economic Relations Institute of International Relations at Taras Schevchenko National University (Ukraine)
  • 2013-2016 PhD (International Economics) Institute of International Relations at Taras Schevchenko National University (Ukraine)


  • Reshetnikova, I., Apalkova, V., Lytovchenko, I., & Wiktor, J. W. (2021). An evaluation of the economic and green market utility in a circular economy. In E3S Web of Conferences (Vol. 255, p. 01038). EDP Sciences.

  • Apalkova, S. T. V., & Tsyganov, S. (2016). Digital Economy: a new paradigm of global information society. Economic Review, Ekonomick├ę rozh, 295-311.

  • Apalkova, V. V. (2015). Concept of development of digital economy in the European Union and prospects of Ukraine. European Journal of Management Issues, 23(4), 9-18.


  • Institute for Circular and Hydrogen Economy (NGO, Ukraine)

Language skills and intercultural knowledge

  • English - Full professional proficiency
  • German - Limited working proficiency
  • French - Elementary proficiency
  • Ukrainian - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • Russian - Native or bilingual proficiency