Maria Panina worked for the Russian development bank (Vnesheconombank) as the Deputy Director of the PPP Center and the Deputy Director of Federal Center for Project Finance for ten years. While working at Vnesheconombank, Maria had gained significant experience in corporate management at Vnesheconombank’s subsidiaries.
Maria Panina graduated from the Financial Management Department of the Government of the Russian Federation’s Financial University with a Master degree in Banking and Finance. She completed the PPP project development program at Partnerships UK in 2010 and the Infrastructure in a Market Economy executive program at Harvard University’s J.F. Kennedy School of Government in 2013.
Ms Panina is a member of the advisory board of the Russian Ministry of Transport.