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olga     Olga Donde

Managing Partner

Olga Donde's executive search practice focuses on consulting for leading Russian companies, including those in industrial, investment-banking, and oil-and-gas sectors.

The main areas of Olga's professional activity are executive recruitment, development of motivation structures, grading systems, and personal/professional top-management coaching.

Olga Donde’s professional experience in Executive Search comprises of more than 15 years of successful work, in addition to being a partner at Ward Howell International. She has also worked as the head of the corporate financial department in an investment company, and in anti-crisis management of industrial companies.

Olga Donde is a member of Association of Independent directors and serves as the Acting independent director. 


Chicago Booth Business School, Executive MBA

Russian Economic Plehanov Academy, Diploma in Finance

Moscow State Linguistic Maurice Torez University, Diploma in         linguistics and psychology

Languages: Russian, English, French

Personal interests: Charity, family 



Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Denmark, France, Germany, Ghana, India, Italy, Mexico, Nigeria, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States of America