Previously, Margarita worked for Rio Tinto Minerals. She was responsible for managing Rio Tinto’s business in Central and Eastern European markets. Her role included responsibilities like: developing and implementing regional marketing strategies and commercial plans; negotiating and managing client contracts; appointing and managing a multicultural network of distributors and agents; managing commercial and logistics projects.
Margarita holds and MA (Hons) in International Economic Relations from St Petersburg State University. She also studied at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Germany. Margarita speaks English, Russian, Greek, German and Turkish.