Based in Lisbon, Misha leads our practice in Southern and Eastern Europe and the Americas. He has 20 years experience in international communications, public policy, financial markets, branding and media. He worked as a communications manager at the OECD for nine of those years in addition to consulting for private firms. As a writer, Misha covers luxury, culture and socially responsible business for consumer and trade magazines in the US, UK, France and Russia, and has spoken on these topics to corporate and conference groups. Misha holds an MBA in International Luxury Brand Management from ESSEC Business School in Paris and a Bachelor's in Consumer Economics from Cornell University.