CIS supply chain specialist Drum Risk Management has hired Elena Egorova as business development manager at their London office.

In her new position – which she took up in November 2009 – Egorova reports to Peter Hopkins, the company’s managing director.

Before joining Drum, Egorova was at VTB Capital (formerly Moscow Narodny Bank), where she worked as a manager in their structured finance and syndication department. During this role she focused on origination, execution and syndication of deals for Russian and CIS corporate companies and financial institutions.

Before that, Egorova held a position at Industry & Construction Bank (now VTB Bank) in St. Petersburg, where she was tasked with relationship management as well as attracting financing on international debt capital markets.

Drum Risk Management has teams based in both London and in Moscow.