Yaroslav Glazunov is a member of the firms global Board and CEO practices, providing board recruiting and assessment services and advising on CEO succession and onboarding. He is known for his broad network at the board and C-suite level, and among investors. Yaroslav also leads the firms Moscow office.
Extensive search experience with CEO and board director focus
Prior to joining Spencer Stuart, Yaroslav was a partner at another global search firm, where he conducted search assignments as part of the board and CEO practice. He has worked with large companies as well as private equity and venture capital firms, assisting their portfolio companies on meeting their executive management and board leadership needs.
Yaroslav has been interviewed, quoted and published on board and CEO challenges, succession and talent management in outlets including Harvard Business Review, Forbes, Vedomosti and RBC Daily. An expert on leadership and career success, Yaroslav is the author of the book Anti-Titanic: A guidebook for CEOs. How to win where others fail.
Yaroslav is a member of YPO, the premier leadership organization for CEOs globally. He received a masters degree in management from Plekhanov University. He also completed a leadership program at INSEAD and an executive program at Singularity University, the Silicon Valleys elite future think tank. Yaroslav speaks Russian and English.