Analyst, Russia & FSU Research
Madina was educated at the Urals State Technical University in Yekaterinburg, where she majored in economics and management (focused on mining and manufacturing). She moved to Moscow for graduate studies in finance at the Higher School of Economics, where, before joining TS Lombard, she went on to become a lecturer in financial management. Madina also has experience in the Investments and Strategic Development Department in a major listed Russian steel group and in business journalism for a regional television network in the Urals.Since joining TS Lombard in 2015, Madina has been producing analysis on the full range of top-down risks and opportunities for financial investment portfolios including Russian and other FSU assets (with a focus on Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Georgia).
Madina Khrustaleva contributes to the EM Watch and Russia publications.
EM Watch: Analysis of EM sentiment drivers and fundamental or policy country developments on 10 emerging countries. (Every Monday)
Russia: Market relevant analysis of the domestic political economy and geopolitical developments. (1 note per month)