Anna Izmailova

Business Trainer, Executive Coach, Teacher
Head of Sales and Marketing department, Stockholm School of Economics Russia
St. Petersburg, Moscow


Key Competences

18‐years of professional experience in Marketing, PR and Communications in the international companies, self‐realized projects of strategic development and promotion, as well as anticrisis PR projects, personal branding and GR.
Business trainer, focusing on leadership, motivation and communication skills.

  • Executive MBA degree of Stockholm School of Economics
  • Ph.D. in Pedagogy (1st Thesis in St. Petersburg about PR specialists training)
  • 2 higher education Diplomas – Economic and Humanitarian Departments of the Politechnical University
  • Stratford‐upon‐Avon College and Enterprise Centre (UK) – Tourism & Restaurant business
  • Author of the book “English Training for PR Specialists” and the dictionary of professional vocabulary for PR‐specialists
  • Author of the Market Communications course at the Business Incubator in ITMO (St. Petersburg University of Informational Technologies, Mechanics and Optics)
  • Henley Business School – Professional Certificate in Coaching – Certificate will beissued in September 2017
  • DiG business simulation facilitator – certificate of 2016

Lecturer and Trainer Experience

Since May 2011 – facilitating, teaching at the corporate educational program at the Stockholm School of Economics in Russia
Since April 2011 – working together with one of the best psychologist and business trainer in Russia, Dr. Elena Sidorenko, being a co‐trainer at leadership, motivation, emotional intellect trainings –
Since January 2010 – supervision of Executive master thesis at corporate programs of SSE Russia
2012‐2013 – working as a guest lecturer in ITMO University with the self‐developed course on marketing communications
February – October, 2003; September‐December 2001 Special self‐developed courses of English language and Public Relations in the hotel business for the 2nd‐, 3rd‐, 5th‐year students of St.Petersburg State Technical University, Public Relations department
2005‐2007 ‐ Guiding Diploma projects at the PR Department of St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University

Personal Qualities

Strong leadership qualities
Ability to estimate situations and make decisions in crisis cases
Ability to adapt quickly for new working conditions
Constantly working at personal development

Anna Izmailova