Krivenkova Elena

Krivenkova Elena

Business Ambassador to Italy


  • General Confederation of Italian Industry
  • Confindustria
  • Italian-Russian Chamber of Commerce
  • Embassy of Italy, Department for the Development of Trade Exchange
  • Italian Trade Agency (ICE)
  • GIM-Unimpresa
  • Association of Italian  Entrepreneurs in Russia
  • Italy-Eurasia Chamber of Commerce
  • Trade representation of Russia in Italy

Sectoral priorities

  • Tourism
  • Food industry
  • Trade

Core activity

In 2018-2019 under the leadership of the business ambassador business missions were conducted to several regions of Italy in the field of agriculture, construction and tourism.

At the end of February 2020, a business mission of Buisness Russia entrepreneurs to Milan with a visit to the international Connext exhibition was planned, as well as some offline business events and visits that were postponed due to the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus infection.

On July 21, 2020, the webinar «Development of trade and economic cooperation with Italy after the pandemic: new growth points» was held in an online format. During the meeting, participants discussed the state of the Italian economy, as well as suggested ways to overcome the crisis through the resumption of trade and economic cooperation. As a result of the event, a list of the most pressing issues of concern to Russian entrepreneurs interested in international cooperation with Italy has been compiled, and industry events are planned, including cooperation in the field of agro-tourism.

On October 2, 2020, the business ambassador took part in a meeting of the Russian part of the Russian-Italian Council for Economic, Industrial, Monetary and Financial Cooperation.

Supplementary information

Elena Krivenkova is a member of the General Council of the All Russian Public Organization Business Russia.

The author of more than 10 projects and initiatives implemented in Russia and abroad («Industrial tourism», «Patriotic tourism», «Development of estate tourism in Russia» and others).


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