24 years of experience in sales, marketing, advertising, and consumer communication. Working in various leading positions within the Publicis Media Groupe.
Barry has a long business experience in the regional differences and mentalities of ASIAN countries , CIS and Central Eastern European markets .Barry insists transparency can always be attained and respect , trust and honesty should be the 3 pillars of our business.
Many years of experience in general management of large international businesses
5 years as General Manager of LVMH Russia, CEO of Tikkurila, 16 years with Philip Morris International (PMI), succeeding in various management positions in marketing and sales sphere including international assignments in PMI Lausanne as well as in Russia, and Kazakhstan. Evgeny holds an EMBA degree of Stockholm School of Economics
Founder and General Manager China
Serial entrepreneur and consultant with more than 10 years of successful track record
7 years in Philip Morris International, succeeding from field sales to general management, 5 years as General Manager of Ahmad Tea CA, General Manager of Altadis CA, 10 years growing own business in retail consultancy: partnered with Retail Vision UK, and George Chetochine — consultant, who opened first Carrefour store in France. Accomplished large-scale retail optimization projects with KCELL — 100% affiliate of TeliaSonera Group (restyling of over 600 stores and service centers in Central Asia), and Helios, of 460 gas station chain of stores — largest in Kazakhstan.
VP HR and Talent Retention
Over 20 years experience in international executive search and consulting in talent management and retention
Expert in Executive search, has successful track record of hunting unique professional for its Blue Chip clients on the territory of CIS, Europe, and China. Over 20 years experience in executive search and consulting in talent management and reten- tion, building successful teams, introduction and adaptation of international Companies in CIS mar- kets. Advised medium and large-scale businesses on international markets expansion. Chairman of VRV Consultants, member of IRC Global Executive Search Partners. Founder and shareholder of Headhunter in Kazakhstan and Central Asia, in partner- ship with «Elbrus Capital».
Director Legal & Compliance
International Legal Advisor for International Law, Investment Law and areas, ICO, and Fintech startups.
Andrey has an academic degree in Law with Saint-Petersburg State University in 2001, and LL.M. with UVA (University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands). He practiced at WTO's Headquarter in Geneva in 2006 with focusing on arbitration practices of the Arbitration panel of WTO. His involvement area either includes international tax law, international trade, M&A, and investment projects in various jurisdictions. He successfully represented the clients in the court procedures, including commercial arbitrations.
Seasoned executive with successful track of record in international companies
Aljaz Primec began his career as an entrepreneur while still in university and gained international experience as a policy advisor for the development committee PSE Group in European Parliament. He was an analyst and later head of Financial analysis for AFS, CFO and procurator of online retail and medical supply company. Aljaz joined Publicis Groupe Slovenia in 2013 and took over the financial department later that year. In early 2017 Aljaz was given CFO responsibility for Slovenia and Croatia. He is also a member of Young Leaders Club of American Chamber of Commerce and was chosen as one of the 10 most perspective young professionals of 2015 by AmCham in CEE.
CEO Asia & Chief Marketing Officer
An international executive with 30 years‚Äô Marketing and Commercial experience including 20 years at Nike including roles at Global, Regional and Territory levels across Europe, Asia Pacific, Russia and China. He has strong strategic vision, relentless consumer focus and commercial orientation.
Financially astute, adaptable, capable of working under high pressure and with wide experience in implementing and overseeing change.
Over 7 years of experience in international media and digital fields
Focuses on South-East Asia region. Has 2+ years of working in China. Took part in launching several business-oriented printed supplements in ASEAN countries. Successfully launched various technological projects.
PR / Marketing Manager
Unique experience of building his own media brand for Russian expats in Europe (Cyprus, Poland, Germany) makes him the first class specialist in PR, media and the nature of a human mind.18 years in media as a journalist and editor at top business media outlets in Russia (Vedomosti, RBC, etc.)
Highly experienced IT executive with expertise in banking and insurance sectors. and blockchain projects
Gained invaluable experience in IT, progressing through project management in banking and insurance sectors, to Director Information Technologies at Eurasian Bank.
Recently leaded independent blockchain projects, consulted businesses and individuals on use and benefits of blockchain technology, advised on development new blockchain platforms.
CEO, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan
Successful businessman with great knowledge of local markets
Education: Kyrgyz Russian Slavic University Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, M.Sc. IT Engineering, Programmer
01/2016 - Present: LLC Agrotech (Kyrgyzstan). Founder, Development Consultant: The largest landowner in Kyrgyzstan - 5000 hectares of agricultural land
01/2001 - Present: LLC Alby (Kyrgyzstan). Founder, General Director: Representation of OMD Group in Kyrgyzstan and Mongolia; Average annual turnover of 2 million USD
Vice president of the Swimming Federation of Kyrgyzstan
Education: higher, Tashkent State University, Oriental Studies
1992-1995 - Director of Marketing and Sales of Uzdunrobita JV (cellular communication)
1995-1997 - Sales Representative CIS, Celcore, Inc. (equipment for cellular communications)
1997-present - Director for Communication Strategies, DMBB-Turon LLC
Chief Operating Officer Publicis Media, Russia
Jeff Chalmers was born in the USA. He graduated from Oklahoma State University with a degree in philosophy and English a. He began his career as Manager of the Strategic Planning and Director of Customer Service at the Carat Turkey agency. Then he became the Head of the CRM and Internet ad- vertising department at Markom / Leo Burnett Tur- key. He had been working at the Starcom MediaVest Group (until 2003 - DMB & B) since 2001. He started as co-managing director, then as a managing direc- tor of the agency. Previously, he worked as Global Connections Director at MediaVest New York. Since 2011 he was Chief Executive Officer at Starcom MediaVest Group Russia. Jeff Chalmers now is COO at Publicis Media Russia.
CEO and Founder of Neptune LogisticsCo, China
Leading logistics operator in China. Neptune has extensive network of offices and agents worldwide, and holds very strong positions in ASEAN region.
Neptune Logistics is a professional international mul- timodal transport carriers, to provide the industry's most complete logistics solutions, with trips to China, southeast Asia, Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajik- istan, Kyrgyzstan and deliver business countries such as Mongolia's supply chain.
Bonnie hold s EMBA degree of The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Director, Integrated Brand Marketing at Hologic, USA
Dmitriy Kuzin, an MBA graduate from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, is a marketing practitioner with over 20 years of global sales, marketing and brand management experience. He also teaches integrated brand marketing to MBA students at University of Rochester.
Over the course of his career he helped multiple organizations build such well- known brands as Nestle, Kleenex, Nescafe and Bausch + Lomb, just to name a few.
Since 2006 Dmitriy dedicated himself to helping companies across a wide range of industries learn and adopt a better and more efficient marketing model, the Big Idea Marketing.
In addition to having trained numerous marketers, cross-functional teams and marketing agencies across consumer goods, health care and medical device industries on how to use this model, he personally implemented it in three different organizations. All of which saw an average increase of 20
Business Development Director at Blockchain Terminal (BTC), USA
Mr. Rasmussen is an experienced technology executive who has worked across several sub-sectors in technology-related industries as a business developer over the past 20 years. Educated as a process engineer, Mr. Rasmussen has held management positions in technology since the late 90's and has successfully branded and launched multiple products. Mr. Rasmussen is also an active member of the New York City community and sits on the board of several organisations.He has lived and traveled around the world in both developed and developing markets and speaks 7 languages fluently.
Adidas Russia Marketing Director, Russia
Ilya Fimushkin an Economics graduate of the University of Tula, Russia has a vast marketing background and spending the last 15 years with Adidas has culminated him being the senior marketing director who is now responsible for all activities connected with the world cup Russia 2018. Ilya has a vast knowledge of not just 360 degree brand activations but also securing top – class asset portfolios. His forward and strategic thinking in an ever competitive market place has put him within the top tier of young directors in Russia.Ilya is also a graduate of the school of international business holding an MBA.
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24 years of experience in sales, marketing, advertising, and consumer communication