Kirill Tereschenko
CEO, Kotanyi Rus GmbH
Kirill Tereschenko
About the speaker

Kirill Tereschenko graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University. He got an Executive MBA degree in Strategic Management in the Institute of Business Studies at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration.

General Director at OOO Kotanyi Rus. Independent retail expert. A member of Retail Academy Russia. Award winner of the National state prize of the Russian government “Manager of the Year 2002” in nomination of Trade and Consumer Cooperation. A member of the Association of Top Retail Managers of Russia. A member of the expert council of the professional edition “My Business. Store”. A moderator of annual Russian Business Forums FOOD Director and Retail Director by BBCG. A co-host and an expert of analytical TV show Focus on RBK TV Channel. Manager of the Year 2003 in nomination of Retail according to weekly business edition “Company”. Award winner of Russian Competition of Managers 2002 held by magazine “Career Formula”. The author of a large number of analytical articles on the development of retail trade, published in the Russian business press (“My Business. Store”, “Company”, “Kommersant”, “Vedomosti”, Retail.ru, Retailer.ru, New Retail, “Career”, “Career Formula”, “Trade News”). The author of the book “Retail Basics” 2007, co-author of the book “A Modern Supermarket” 2006. He has passed more than 50 trainings on sales and marketing, he has a professional experience in conducting specialized seminars, trainings, and study programs. Work experience: Commercial Director at the Russian-Baltic Trading Company; he held a number of senior positions at Coca-Cola for 8 years, at Cadbury Schweppes Eastern Europe for 8 years, at Kimberly-Clark East Europe for 5 years. For three years, he headed the management company “Azimut Stolitsa”, the agro-industrial holding OOO TD “Krugliy God”, and OOO “Rus Vata”. He has more than 20 years of experience in the retail market with the largest Russian retail chains. The author is a two-time champion of Russia, he has the black belt and the first dan in karate-do.