Read about Mariana Mihailescu

Mariana Mihailescu
Strategic Planning Officer
United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo


What brought you to a career in technology at the United Nations?

I was selected for the job because of my capability of handling dashboards, complex data, and Microsoft Excel formulas and reports.


What has been your favorite technology project or initiative at the United Nations and why? What was your contribution?

Learning to work with SharePoint and Excel dashboard and improving the cells and data analysis system as to be affordable and comfortable for reporting.


What advice would you give women interested in pursuing a field in technology?

It is the future; women must pursue IT learning and technology, and they must think that they can be better equipped psychologically and, may prove to be a better fit for it than men.