"Technology has an enormous potential to make financial services industry more efficient, contributing to stronger economies and global sustainability. I am excited to be a part of this journey."
Business Development, Investment Management, Strategy, Sales
As Business Development Lead, Olga is responsible for setting up and scaling the value creation platform for the Venture Investing program. She focuses on unlocking connectivity provided by the diversified global platform of Citi, including external partner and client networks, to give unparalleled access to growth opportunities for the startups in the Citi Ventures portfolio. Additionally, Olga is driving both external and Citi business unit engagement around emerging themes and technologies.
Previously she spent five years at PIMCO in London, where she contributed to the growth initiatives of the European business, first on the asset class level in her role as an emerging markets debt product manager and later as a generalist business developer with a regional focus on the UK. Olga started her career at Morgan Stanley in New York.
Olga received her Bachelor of Science with honors at the State University of New York at Binghamton and an MBA in Analytic Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Olga is an avid reader and is passionate about modern art, design and ballet. Having grown up in Belarus and later spent the last 15 years living between New York, Chicago, and London, Olga is looking forward to discovering a more outdoorsy and athletic version of herself being based in San Francisco.