Elena Stratyeva

Director of the Russian Microfinance Centre (RMC), Vice-President of the Russian Microfinance Centre for Infrastructure Development

Elena has degrees in Law (FESU) and Economics.
She has been in microfinance since 2002 and has gained valuable experience in managing microfinance institutions and associations. She is a member of the Expert Board for Non-Bank Financial Institutions, Micro Financing and Credit Cooperation under the State Duma Committee for the Financial Market. She is also a member of the Council of the National Union of Credit Cooperatives and their Associations “Credit Union League”, a member of the Council SRO CPC Cooperative Finance and Chairman of the Council of Credit Cooperatives Association in the Primorsky Region.
She participated in development of the laws “On Credit Cooperation”, “On Activities in Microfinance and Microfinance Organisations”, “On Consumer Credit (Loan)”, by-laws and regulatory standards for microfinance institutions and associations.
Since 2012, she has been Director of the Russian Microfinance Centre (RMC), Vice-President of the Russian Microfinance Centre for Infrastructure Development.