Ekaterina (Katya) TashevaResearch Analyst, London
Ekaterina (Katya) comes to AEA from the V&A, where she served as International Coordinator in the Director's office and worked on initiatives such as the Applied Arts and Design Museums Network of 37 European museum directors; and multiple international collaborations with partners including the Venice Architectural Biennale, Yale University's Culture and Crisis Project, the World Economic Forum, National Museums of Rwanda, State Tretyakov Gallery, Dubai Expo 2020, Goethe Institute, British Council, and many, many more.
At the V&A, Ekaterina has also been responsible for developing new relationships with stakeholders around the world that have translated into commercial consulting opportunities for the V&A.
Prior to joining the V&A, Ekaterina held positions at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity and Grey Group Moscow. She holds a MSc in Management with Merit from Imperial College Business School, London, and a BSc in Marketing with Distinction from Moscow University for Humanities.