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Martina RepikovaHello,

My name is Martina Repíková and you can also find me on Twitter, Pinterest and on Instagram as @repikova. This is my personal blog about places I have visited, experiences I find interesting to pass on and ideas I currently work on. To know more about me, below is a brief description.  You can find more about my professional career in my bio, read about the focus of my work in energydata and knowledge management, my personal interests and my blog posts.  Do not hesitate to contact me for more information or with specific requests, ideas and suggestions.

Hope you will have an enjoyable reading experience.




What do I do for work?

My professional life evolves around the areas of energy, knowledge management, big data,  internet of things, financial analysis, website development and application of new IT technologies. Currently, I work as a freelance consultant in these fields and in case you are interested in cooperation, do not hesitate to contact me. My previous projects include, for example, IRENA’s REsource webportal with reliable, relevant and up-to-date information and data about renewable energy industry and I have contributed also to REN21 UNECE Renewable Energy Status Report 2015. In the past, I have analysed oil market developments for the International Energy Agency at www.oilmarketreport.org and for Statoil. You can find more about my professional career at LinkedIn.


Topics for consulting:

  • Energy – Oil market analysis and forecasting, Renewable market analysis, Energy security and emergency response, Energy use in Transport sector and in Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) sector
  • Knowledge management and Big Data – Information and data management, Knowledge sharing applications, Data visualisations, interactive charts and creating models in Excel and Tableau
  • Training – Excel at all levels, VBA for Excel, other software, energy fundamentals and languages
  • Financial research and analysis
  • New technologies, internet of things, web applications
  • Situation in countries of the world and Disaster risk management
  • Travelling, Discovering interesting places, Photography
  • Language learning and observing cultural differences
  • Personal growth, Continuous learning


So who am I? I am:

Experienced traveller and expat – I come from a small town Piešťany in Slovakia and so far I lived and worked in Germany, Italy, France, Norway and United Arab Emirates. I love to travel and get to know new locations, culture and people (See the map of places I visited so far below).

Writer and photographer – During my time on the road I take a lot of pictures and seek new experiences. You can read and see about it on this blog and in my guests posts elsewhere.

Energy and data analyst –  This has been the main focus of my professional career so far. My profile at LinkedIn can tell you more about my previous roles in the International Energy Agency, Statoil and International Renewable Energy Agency. Are you facing an issue in these areas? See above what I can do for you.

Lifelong learner – I am always eager to grasp new information or try out new experiences that would enrich my life. So far I learnt 10 languages (besides Slovak I am fluent in English, German, French and Italian, and I have limited knowledge of Russian, Norwegian, Swedish, Arabic, Chinese and Latin). I believe it is easiest to learn a language in a country where it is spoken, but you can start learning anytime, anywhere. I like to spend time reading books, playing tennis or golf. My latest experiences include learning how to draw, play a piano, fly a plane, dive and snorkel, archery, driving a powerboat and indoor skydiving.



Martina’s Travel Map

Martina has been to: Andorra, United Arab Emirates, Albania, Austria, Switzerland, Cuba, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Spain, France, United Kingdom, Greece, Croatia, Hungary, Italy, Jordan, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Monaco, Macedonia, Malta, Maldives, Netherlands, Norway, Nepal, Oman, Poland, Qatar, Russia, Seychelles, Sudan, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Thailand, Turkey, Vatican, South Africa.
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