Nikita is a Research Analyst, with main focus on British, European, Russian and Central Asian jurisdictions. Fluent in Russian and proficient in complex data collection and analysis, Nikita is responsible for carrying out intelligence and investigations assignments using open source and human source networks.
He has worked in London and Moscow based think tanks, with proven experience in international relations consulting and investigative research, providing practical real-world solutions to political and security challenges.
Nikita graduated from University of Oxford with a MPhil degree in International Relations. Previously, he earned a BA and MA in International Relations from HSE University, Moscow, Russia.
He is also a member of various academic and professional networks, primarily Younger Generation Leaders Network, a group of 90 members in their early careers who are specialists in security policy, economics, journalism, law and civil society.