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Alexander Shvets

Introduction

Alexander Shvets has over 7 years of experience in consulting including more than 4 years as a consultant at Bain and Company. Prior to that Alexander spent over 4 years in investment banking at JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley. He has worked in various industries including mining, oil and gas and financial services. Alexander has global experience working across Europe, Africa, Australia and Asia.

Career snapshot

  • Diamond mining company: developed five-year corporate strategy for one of the leading global diamond companies
  • Global fertiliser producer: optimisation of maintenance process for the mobile equipment of phosphate underground mine. Achieved over 15% availability increase for the equipment over the course of the project
  • Oilfield services provider: conducted reorganisation and right-sizing of the operations and support functions, over 35% reduction in the workforce has been identified
  • Global Nickel producer: developed fuel supply strategy for remote operations involving delivery of the fuel and its storage on site. Achieved reduction in the working capital by 25% and reduction in storage facilities by 40%
  • Global fertiliser producer: express diagnostic of maintenance budget for underground and open pit mines. Identified opportunities to reduce the budget by 13% while keeping necessary volume of maintenance work
  • Largest Eastern European bank: complete transformation and reorganisation of the back-office functions. Achieved significant cost reduction by consolidating back office operations into 15 shared service centers (from ~800 decentralised locations)

Education

Alexander graduated from the Economics department of Moscow State University with high distinction.