Olivera Jankovska, M.Sc., is a manager at Essentia Advisory Partners and specializes in international electricity and gas markets. Her consulting and research areas of expertise include energy policy and modeling, Mexico energy reform, environmental regulations and international trade and development. Currently, she provides operational and strategy support to a broad spectrum of generation, retail and trading clients involved in Mexico’s electricity market. Previously, Jankovska served in numerous roles at Calpine Corporation, where she developed statistical models to forecast supply/demand fundamentals in the U.S. natural gas and power markets and provided strategic advice for commercial decisions on commodity markets and fundamental risk factors. She received the Commercial Impact Award in 2012 and 2013 for her work at Calpine Corporation, and in 2015 was named one of the United Macedonian Diaspora’s 40 Under 40.
Jankovska holds an associate degree in marketing for the food industry (valedictorian) from Perrotis College in Thessaloniki, Greece. She received a bachelor of science degree in agricultural business (summa cum laude) from the University of Arkansas, and a graduate certificate in international research & development and a master of science degree in agricultural and applied economics (summa cum laude) from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.