Nadya is NAIMA's Independent Director & Head of the Real Assets Committee. Currently, Nadya is an Advisor at the Independent Fundraising Advisory (PE/Secondaries, ETFs, VC and other alternatives) at Da Vinci Capital. Previously, Nadya was the Head of IR at VIYM and was responsible for Investor Relations, PR and Marketing Communications as well as industry relations and deal origination. Prior to VIYM, Nadya served in investor relations function at Troika Capital Partners, an alternative investment team managing Special Situations, Private Equity and Venture Capital funds on behalf of third-party clients and Troika Dialog Group integrated investment bank with over USD 6 billion in AUM. From August 2003 to March 2008, Nadya was engaged in operations, back-office, investor relations, PR and marketing communication roles with Wermuth Asset Management GmbH, the exclusive investment adviser to the Greater Europe Funds with some USD 1 billion invested in diversified asset classes of Russia & CIS. Nadya holds an MA degree with highest honours in Linguistics & Intercultural Communication from Tver State University, with post-graduate studies in Applied Information Science in Economics at Tver State Technical University and an MBA Certificate of Business Studies (magna cum laude) from American Institute of Business and Economics.