Key skills stem from many years employment in two spheres as a newsman at Moscow radio overseas service (analogue of BBC World service) and Interfax news agency, as well as a government official in tourism and economy sectors.
Arctic agenda got a high profile with me during my assignment in Sweden 2004-2009 (Russian Trade Mission). It only took hold tight later on in my tenure as the head of International cooperation department at the Federal agency for tourism 2009-2018.
Marketing, IUC Öst, Finspång, Sweden, Certificate, 2005
Government Service Academy of the Russian Federation, Graduate level program for mid-career professionals, Certificate, 2002.
Moscow State University, Five year academic program, State Diploma/Degree in Journalism, 1975