Moscow, Russia

Olga Gritsay joined Kesarev as Senior Advisor in April 2022 to focus on advising clients in the financial services sector. Olga's practice will focus on developing tailored strategies for global and regional companies with regards to financial services legislation and licensing regimes.

Olga brings with her over 20 years experience in financial service regulation in Russia and CIS – having amassed the knowledge of forming, leading, and then curating major innovations in securities market development, banking and in payments that has made the market as one most appealing and robust in the past 2 decades.

“We are delighted to have Olga to welcome Vitaly onboard. His experience in developing and leading government relations campaigns in the most developed organizations within their sectors on the Russian market coupled with his skills of leading a business association uniting members with diverse interests are highly valuable for our clients. We wish him success in the new role”, said Evgeny Roshkov, Kesarev Executive Partner.

Vitaly Zhigulin said: "I am proud to join Kesarev, the strongest government relations consultancy in Russia and I am looking forward to supporting the clients in these challenging times to develop and implement sound strategies to continue building their relations with the authorities in Russia.”