Nikolai Varma advises businesses in the financial services sector with a focus on Russia, Central and Eastern Europe, and Scandinavia.
His current positions include:
Independent Non-Executive Director at Sovcombank, Independent Non-Executive Director at First Collection Bureau, Industrial Advisor to Nordic Capital, and Board Member at Balance Platform. Nikolai spent most of his 20+ year career in Investment Banking at Morgan Stanley in New York and London. He was most recently a Managing Director in the Financial Institutions Group responsible for the coverage of banks in Russia, Central and Eastern Europe, and Scandinavia.
Nikolai holds a Master of Arts degree in International Economics from the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University (Washington, D.C.) and a Bachelor of Ar
Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation