Ruslan is an International business executive with vast managerial experience in the B2C FMCG market. He is distinguished for his major achievements in formulating and executing winning strategies, having a clear understanding of the FMCG operating environment, consolidating and driving focused brand portfolios, clearly articulating pricing strategies, and having profound consumer insights. As a company head, he has successfully driven businesses from a state of crisis to consistent growth. His career highlights include achieving significant volume and profit growth for leading brands, M&A, leading teams of 500+ worker, and operating with over $100mln marketing budgets. Ruslan’s career milestones include 2 years as COO of Russian Standard Vodka, 4 years as Vice President of Marketing at Japan Tobacco International’s Russian branch, and 5 years as a Marketing Director at JTI Ukraine. Ruslan holds university degrees in management and linguistics.