Chairman of the Management Board
Chairman of the Management Board of Deutsche Bank Ltd., Russia
Borislav Ivanov-Blankenburg is the Chairman of the Management Board of Deutsche Bank Ltd., Russia and Chief Country Officer for Deutsche Bank Group in Russia. As Chief Country Officer he is responsible for Deutsche Bank Group business in Russia, oversees the local business functions and coordinates all franchise activities in the country across all businesses and legal entities.
Borislav Ivanov-Blankenburg has more than 17 years of experience working with Deutsche Bank in Central and Eastern Europe. In 2014 – 2017 he held the position of CEO and Chairman of the Board of Deutsche Bank in Ukraine. In managing the subsidiary, he focused on corporate banking for leading multinational and key local corporate. During this time, the bank significantly increased its country revenue and profitability. Prior to this, he was Head of the Deutsche Bank Representative Office in Sofia, Bulgaria, where he successfully developed and executed the bank’s market entry strategy, driving large corporate deals and establishing Deutsche Bank as the preferred transaction partner for local banks. 2000-2007 Borislav Ivanov-Blankenburg held several managerial positions in Deutsche Bank AG, Frankfurt related to Central & Eastern Europe strategy.
Borislav Ivanov-Blankenburg holds a diploma in Business Administration of the Free University of Berlin.
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Members of the Board
Head of Corporate Banking for Deutsche Bank in Russia
Elena Gaevaya has been Managing Director, Head of Corporate Banking Coverage for Deutsche Bank Group in Russia since 2013. She is responsible for drafting of the customer business development strategy, identification of customer requirements, consulting on the Bank’s core products, establishment and maintenance of customer relations, and coordination of the Bank’s global work with Russian customers.
Elena joined Deutsche Bank in October 2009 as Director in Global Markets Sales & Coverage, Oil&Gas. From 1999 to 2009 Elena held various managerial positions in foreign and Russian financial organizations: Merill Lynch Moscow, ABN AMRO Moscow, Moscow Narodny Bank and Rossiyskiy Credit Bank.
Elena holds diploma in Economics of Moscow Lomonosov State University (MGU).
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Chief Financial Officer, Deutsche Bank Russia.
Alexander joined Deutsche Bank in 1998 as Deputy Chief Accountant. In 2009, he became Chief Accountant and Head of Finance Department.
Alexander is responsible for managing the accounting and transaction business and supervising its statutory compliance, accounting policy, regulatory and management reports; as well as internal and external audit, control of completeness and quality of financial statements.
In June 1993, Alexander graduated from the Financial Academy of the Government of the Russian Federation majoring in Finance and Credits. He has additional professional education appropriate for his leadership role in the organization carrying out activities related to managing securities, unit trusts and other collective investment vehicles.
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Head of Corporate Coverage for Russia and Head of Regional Product Management for Russia, MEA and Turkey
Maria joined the bank in June 2014 as Head of Country Product Management in TFCMC department. Since 2019 she is heading Local Corporate Coverage team as well Regional Product Management team in Russia, MEA and Turkey. In her assignment she is responsible for strategy on enlarging and supporting Global client portfolio; developing Product and solutions DB OOO is providing its clients; leading various projects to increase efficiency and profitability of products and solutions. Maria is actively participating in industry associations and working group to enhance payment instruments and infrastructure in Russia.
Maria holds diploma on International Economic Relations specialized in Banking of Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO).
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Chief Operating Officer, Deutsche Bank in Russia
Ralph Fiermann is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Deutsche Bank in Russia. As Country COO he oversees the local infrastructure functions and coordinates the local franchise operations across business divisions, infrastructure functions and legal entities.
Ralph Fiermann has been working for Deutsche Bank for more than 15 years in various functions including Platform Director Regional Management EMEA, Program Manager for country footprint rationalization, Member of the Board of Directors of DB Consorzio, Italy and Deputy Head of Strategic Controlling. He graduated in Business Administration from the University of Nuremberg and the University of Bath.
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