Ruslan brings over 12 years of experience designing and managing development programs for a variety of international aid agencies. As a member of Social Impact’s Business Development leadership team, he assists with the development and implementation of the corporate business development strategy and leads high-value, strategic pursuits. Ruslan manages a dynamic team of associates and assistants, and coordinates with partners and stakeholders.

Prior to Social Impact, Ruslan served as a project and new business manager at AECOM International Development’s global climate change and environment division. His previous experience includes supporting business operations at a Washington, DC-based carbon asset management start-up and assisting with program development at the Eurasia Foundation. He also served as a local Democracy and Governance programs specialist with USAID/Kyrgyz Republic.

Ruslan has a Master in International Security Studies from Georgetown University and a Bachelor of Arts from University of Arizona. Ruslan is fluent in Russian.