The Nasdaq-listed Russian payment processor with its headquarters in Nicosia, Cyprus, announced that Alla Maslennikova has joined the Board of Directors of QIWI (PC42 profile) as a Non-Executive Director with effect from April 11, 2022.

Alla Maslennikova has an extensive business, financial and legal experience and currently serves as a Member of the Managing Board at “Non-profit partnership “Association of Corporate Lawyers” (since 2017) as well as a Member of the Managing Board and Deputy CEO, Legal, Corporate and Property Affairs at PJSC “Research and production corporation “United Wagon Company” (since 2019). In 2021, Ms. Maslennikova also joined the Supervisory Board at the Union of manufacturers and users of railway rolling stock “Association of car builders”.

Prior to her current appointments, Alla Maslennikova served at PJSC Rosgosstrakh Bank as a Member of the Board of Directors from 2018 to 2019 and as a Chairman of the Managing Board from 2016 to 2019. Prior to that, she worked for over 10 years in the oil industry (including TNK-BP).

Alla Maslennikova graduated from Volgograd State University with a degree in Law and from South Ural State University with a qualification in Economics and Enterprise Management.

Sergey Solonin, the Chairman of the Board of Directors, commented: “On behalf of the Board I would like to welcome Alla Maslennikova to the QIWI’s Board of Directors. Alla brings many years of experience in overseeing various business functions and corporate governance across a broad range of industries. We look forward to support during these extraordinary times to protect the interests of all our shareholders, partners, customers and other stakeholders”.