Nikita is a full-time member of the Secretariat of the European Leadership Network (ELN), coordinating Younger Generation Leaders Network on Euro-Atlantic Security (YGLN) and providing research and policy-relevant insight for the ELN.
He has worked in London and Moscow based think tanks, with proven experience in international relations consulting, providing practical real-world solutions to political and security challenges.
Most recently, Nikita was a Research Analyst at a London-based commercial intelligence and security company Audere International and a Research Assistant at the Department of Politics and International Relations (University of Oxford). He obtained a Master of Philosophy degree in International Relations from the University of Oxford. Previously, he earned a BA and MA in International Relations from HSE University in Moscow.
Nikita is fluent in English and Russian, with basic knowledge of Ukrainian, Italian and German. He is based in London.