Seasoned (re-) insurance industry professional & regulated company executive (BMA) with extensive connections in Central, Eastern, Southern Europe, London, Bermuda & the United States at both corporate and government levels. Proven track record for deal making and strategic leadership. Implementation of mid- and long-term projects at all stages with capability and strong motivation to achieve results. Effective“interfacing” of Western and Eastern European financial & general commercial cultures. Ability to work with (and to solve) complicated and stressful situations. Speaker at international insurance industry events with particular speciality to Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) and Alternative risk transfer (ART). Author to several authentic concepts includingAsset-Backed ILS for insurance companies from CEE and introduction of parametric Catastroph Bonds to Russian Federation.