Elena Robakidze

Responsibilities in Kesarev

– FDI regulation with focus on state support instruments for direct investment (special investment contracts, priority investment projects, etc.). 

– Analysis of activities and engagement with state development institutions and funds.

Elena has wide experience of engagement with Federal ministries, including on industry and trade, healthcare, transport, construction, housing and utilities; energy and culture.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Kesarev Consulting, Elena worked as a consultant at the Russian Ministry of Economic Development, specializing on:

– State support for investment projects (including FDI, special investment contracts, priority investments projects, etc.).

– Drafting federal programs and regional development strategies.

– Other instruments of investment support at the regional level (special economic zones, priority development areas, etc.).

Currently serves clients in transportation, ICT, FMCG, pharma sectors.

Elena also took part in federal budget planning (regional subsidies and support programs, etc.), held B2G negotiations and contacted with regional governments.

Background: Elena graduated from the School of Public Administration and Law of The State University of Management.

Languages: Elena is fluent in English and German.