Technical consulting engineer
Lidiya is currently a technical consulting engineer at Cisco Systems Belgium, working on the Telepresence and Video technologies. From co-founding several NGOs, to opening and managing a boutique book publishing business, to currently being the Vice President of PR for an English-Italian public speaking club, and also the PR and Marketing Director of the Belgian Toastmasters International organisation, covering the countries in the BENELUX region - she has done it all!
During her career, she has worked for IBM in the field of datacenters and virtualisation. She has years of experience with other major pharmaceutical companies specialising in clinical research and pharmaceutical development.
In addition, while studying her first Masters' degree, she has been an entrepreneur for several years, conducting business in the SEO (Search Engine Optimisation), copywriting and web presence areas. Her entrepreneurial vibe has been a steady source of productive inspiration and new projects all along.
Enthusiastic outside-of-the-box thinker who sees potential everywhere, engineer and a serial entrepreneur, she is always ready to hear and chat about a new idea.