Olga is a hands-on, analytical media and communications professional with 15+ years of experience in TV broadcast journalism.
Well versed in economics, financial markets and global current affairs. Strong skills in presenting, reporting, writing and producing compelling stories.
Bilingual – totally fluent in English and Russian, both written and spoken word.
Highly experienced with RT, BBC World and Asset TV/Bloomberg, both on staff and as a freelancer, a presenter and senior producer.
Olga has a wide range of broadcast work behind her, including Al Jazeera English, Business Reporter (Independent Supplement with the Daily & the Sunday Telegraph) BBC WORLD SERVICE, RT London and RT (Russia Today, 24-hour English Language Global TV News Channel) based in Moscow.
Aside from her presenting skills, she has directed a team of broadcast journalists to identify and assign stories for coverage. Collaborated with news editor to
assign stories; proofed and edited articles.
Olga covered and reported on international and Russian business news including M&A, economic statistics, debt markets, company earnings, major economic forums, and other relevant Russian and international business events. Interviewed leading political leaders, CEOs, heads of state, and financial/market experts.
As a presenter and senior producer, Olga has written headlines, lead-ins, voice-overs, and press reviews for live business bulletins. Analysed and reported on stock market news, including current and developing situations within the major international and Russian indexes.
Her career has taken her all over the world, investigating breaking news, economic and political issues, features and reported live and via recorded on-air reports on
location in Vietnam, South Korea, Germany, Poland, Turkey, the United States and Latvia.
In the world of business and commerce, she has conducted in-studio and external interviews with business leaders and CEOs about businesses and industry challenges. Written timely articles and probing interview questions for the Business Reporter focusing on current news, features, and analysis about critical issues affecting business and management within insurance, retail, marketing, finance, and other industries.
With the Telegraph she has researched, interviewed business leaders, and written and presented news articles on a variety of topics including digital wallets and the evolution of the advertising industry.