Senior Manager Investment Banking Sberbank Europe AG (previous M&A Advisory PwC Vienna) (previous M&A Tax PwC UK) Proven experience in M&A. Responsible for establishing a new Investment Banking division in Sberbank Europe. Participation on unique restructuring and privatization projects. Proven ability to identify opportunity and turn cold deal opportunity into live M&A project. Management of networks to C-suite audience and local PE houses – scoping off-market acquisition opportunities. Refined communication on all levels. Exceptional account management - leading and managing client meetings on a regular basis. Regularly published freelance writer for Forbes (US version and local CEE version). Preparing articles on speculative M&A deals from the region and beyond, completed with a financial analysis and preliminary evaluation post-deal. Strong at identifying technological, social and cultural trends and analyze their influence on business - ability to write to the point.