Iryna Maliatsina is a junior researcher at Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT), MSM Team. She completed her M.Sc. (Bus.) with distinction at LUT and her undergraduate studies at Belarusian State Economic University in 2018 and 2016, respectively. Her research interests lie in the area of supply chain management, supply networks, innovation management and city logistics. Iryna has direct industry experience from working in the construction sector in Belarus and England for about 5 years. She serves as a reviewer for the Journal of Innovation Management since 2018.