Silvia Appelt

Economist at Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD)

Silvia Appelt is an Economist at the OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation. She is responsible for the measurement and analytical work on public support for R&D and innovation, including R&D tax incentives and public procurement of innovation. She also contributed to analytical work on the mobility of scientific researchers. Before joining the OECD in 2012, she worked as a consultant on private-equity and telecommunications projects, and contributed to research projects on patent and trademark filings at the Institute for Innovation and Technology Management, University of Munich. Silvia holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and PhD in Economics from the University of Munich.