Elena Lazko

Partner, Head of Strategy & Operations

KPMG in the CIS

Elena has more than twenty years of experience in industry, corporate, regional and functional strategies, industry analytics, performance improvement, org design and talent management.

Elena works with companies and government bodies on executive level across industries providing support for strategic and management decisions.


In the Media

An article for Harward Business Review on maintaining business sustainability.

Comments for Kommersant Supplement on accelerating the expansion of semiconductor production using minimal fabs.

Comments for Kommersant on the wild plants market in Russia.

Comments for RBC+ on how remote work dictates new standards for staff motivation.

Comments for Vedmosti& on how remote work is changing attitudes towards work in general.

Comments for Everything about blockchain, brain, and digital economy Telegram channel on introducing the Head of Remote position.

Comments for Everything about blockchain, brain, and digital economy Telegram channel on the outlook for the semiconductor microelectronics market.

Comments for Izvestia on the new strategy for the socio-economic development of the Russian Federation.

Comment for Rb.ru on the lessons business has learnt after the Suez Channel incident.

Comments for RBC+ on the difficulties associated with remote work.

An interview to the MyMentoring CEO Vera Gavrilova.

Elena Lazko at the Work-2021. The future is here conference.

Comments for RBC-TV on the mental health therapy market.

Comments for Vedomosti& on a rise in the number of self-employed people in Russia.

Comments for Vedomosti on the consequences of Covid-19 for the labour market.


Areas of expertise
Strategy and Operations
Education and qualifications
  • Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Department of Management and Applied Mathematics

  • The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, Executive Master in Public Management

  • Ecole Du Petrole/Paris

  • Strategic Decision Making; MIRBIS Business School/Systems Analysis

  • IBM/Project management

  • BSI/ISO 9000 Auditor

  • Moody Int./HSAS 18001 Auditor; TUV /SO 9000 Manager