Nadia is responsible for the development of Akvo RSR and Lumen. She brings to Akvo a great deal of experience in microfinance and creating software products, as well as international experience, having worked in Russia, the UK and Germany. Prior to joining Akvo, Nadia worked as a project manager and business analyst for an international development consultancy where she helped develop microfinance platforms for partners in Central Asia.
Nadia has a BA and an MA from the Department of Economics and Management at St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University. She also earned an MA from the Department of Economic and Social History at University College London and the University of Helsinki through the Erasmus Mundus programme. Nadia is based in Amsterdam. Follow her @NadiaGorchakova.