Managing Director, Russia & CIS

Yaroslav Glazunov has been in the leadership advisory business for over 20 years, focusing on CEO and board efficiency, business performance and organizational transformation. He has counseled corporate boards, CEOs, private equity investors and business founders in 11 countries.

In addition to his business advisory, Mr. Glazunov helps philanthropic, higher education, arts and other nonprofit organizations amplify their social impact and achieve better performance.

Mr. Glazunov has diverse board experience, sitting on corporate and non-profit boards in the UK, the Netherlands and Russia.

Mr. Glazunov wrote the best-selling book Anti-Titanic: A Guidebook for CEOs. How to Win Where Others Fail, which won the prestigious Business Book of the Year 2018 award. The second book that he co-authored, 8½ Steps to Live and Work at Full Speed, was ranked among the top three business books of 2020.

His two decades in CEO practice and research are reflected in over 50 articles in Harvard Business Review, Forbes and other business magazines.