Evgeny joined our partners, Kesarev Consulting in 2004. His primary responsibilities include providing expertise to clients in the fields of government relations; various public policy and industry issues. Evgeny also co-leads Kesarev Consulting branch offices in Astana (Kazakhstan), Kyiv (Ukraine) and international practice. Evgeny has broad project experience in public affairs and government relations consulting in Russia, Ukraine and CIS region. He worked for the corporations of such sectors as food/agriculture, finance, energy, mining, infrastructure, defense, FMCG, healthcare and etc. Previously Evgeny held various positions in government and in policy advising fields, including as Senior Adviser on Political Planning for the political party “Edinaya Rossiya”, Special Advisor with “Nasha Ukraina” and other similar roles in Russia, Ukraine and USA (1999-2010). Evgeny holds degrees in law and history and political science from Vologda State Pedagogical University. Additionally, he studied at The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva) and Pericles Law School (Moscow). He also heads course on Government Relations at Higher School of Economics (Moscow) Faculty of Social Sciences. Evgeny is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA), International Compliance Association (ICA), Society of European Affairs Professionals (SEAP) and Issues Management Council.