Irina Krapivina

Irina is Head of the Small Business Development Unit of the Economy Department within the Nizhny Novgorod City Administration. Her main responsibility is to manage the programme that aims to strengthen the small business positions in the city economy.

At the time of the 2003 Fellowship Irina was Senior Manager of the Socio-Economic Development Forecasting Unit for the Nizhny Novgorod City Administration. The Unit developed strategies for major public services including social and cultural affairs and city economy development.