Accourt Limited, a leading provider of consultancy services to the financial services industry, announced today that Elena Konopleva Whybrow has recently joined the company.
Elena is an experienced business consultant who specialises in conceiving and managing marketing intelligence projects in wide range of business sectors. She has held posts at KAE and Euromonitor, delivering consulting engagements for Visa and American Express, and also managed marketing and corporate communications programmes at GE Healthcare and for multinational clients at The Interpublic Group, leading complex project developments for businesses across Europe, the USA and Russia. Her areas of expertise include advising stakeholders on strategy for international markets, optimisation of sales and corporate communications, and innovative turnarounds.
Commenting on her new role, Elena said: "I am very pleased to be joining Accourt and am excited by their in-depth knowledge of the payments market. With my interest in business transformation through innovative solutions, I am looking forward to helping to bring about powerful, positive differences to our clients."
John Berns, Managing Director at Accourt, welcomed Elena to the company: "This is a fascinating time for Accourt. With over a decade of delivering excellence to our clients, we continue to support our growth by bringing new talent to the company. Elena's skills in international business development, corporate communications and her innovative insights across the range of finance segments will augment our strategic expertise and operational know-how."