Deputy director, wine & tourism industries team leader within the Moldova Competitiveness Project (founded by USAID, Sweden and UK Aid).
Working in development since 2010, I authored the White Paper of Rethinking Moldova Wine Industry, that served for the structural reform of the wine industry and co-authored the draft law initiatives for the creation of the National Office for Vine and Wine, wine PGI system and managed the wine country brand development process. Till today managing strategic development assistance to the wine industry via MCP activities.
Managing strategic initiatives to boost sustainable development of the tourism industry in Moldova, managed country brand development (Tree of Life), Tourism marketing strategy and Be Our Guest Campaign, alongside with other tourism industry activities.
Professional Master in Law, Economics and Management of the Wine Industry, Montesquieu-Bordeaux IV University, France. Consultancy assignments for the Cognac Bureau (BNIC) and Champagne Committee (CIVC) during 2005-2007.
General Secretary of the Association of European Sommeliers (ASE). University Lecturer. PhD International Private Law.