Elena Burmistrova

Director General of Gazprom Export

Elena Burmistrova was born in Moscow. In 1995 she graduated from Maurice Thorez Moscow State Linguistic University. In 2007 she completed the American Business and Practices program at Boston Northeastern University (USA). In 2009 she received her MBA degree at Lomonosov Moscow State University.

Elena Burmistrova started her career at Glencore International (Switzerland) in 1992, then worked for various international companies.

Professional experience:

2003 – 2006 Deputy Director of Spetsgaz, Gazprom Export.
2006 – 2011 Department Head, Managing Director for Oil, Oil Derivatives and Petrochemicals of Gazprom Export
2011 – 2014 Deputy Director General for Petroleum Products, LNG and New Gas Markets of Gazprom Export
2014 – present Director General of Gazprom Export