Nadya Christina Wells

  • Member of the Supervisory Board of Sberbank
  • Independent Director
  • Supervisor for ESG and Sustainable Development as part of the Supervisory Board
  • Chairman of the Audit Committee
  • Member of the Strategic Planning and Sustainable Development Committee
  • Member of the Risk Management Committee
  • Years of election to the Supervisory Board: 2014 – 2021


Year of Birth: 1970


Education/academic degree/academic position:

  • 1993 – University of Oxford (UK), MA (Hons.), Modern History, Modern Languages
  • 2000 – INSEAD Business School (France), MBA
  • 2017 – University of Geneva (Switzerland), Master of Science (MSc) in Global Health


Work experience:

  • 2015 – present: Independent consultant in investment and corporate governance
  • 2020 – present: Independent Non-Executive Director of the Boards of various Luxembourgish SICAVs managed by Aberdeen Standard Investments Luxembourg
  • 2019 – present: Senior Research Adviser at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Switzerland)
  • 2019 – present: Member of the Board of Directors of the Hansa Investment Company Limited
  • 2015 – present: Member of the Board of Directors of Barings Emerging EMEA Opportunities Plc (formerly Baring Emerging Europe Plc)
  • 2016 – 2020: Member of the Board of Directors of the Eastnine AB (formerly East Capital Explorer AB)
  • 2017 – 2019: Member of the Board of Directors of the responsAbility Investments AG
  • 2001 – 2014: Vice-President, Portfolio Manager and Investment Analyst in Global Emerging Markets, Capital International SA
  • 1999 – 2000: Non-Executive Director of the Board of Directors of the Gorky Automobile Plant (GAZ)
  • 1995 – 1999: Portfolio Manager in Global Emerging Markets at Invesco Asset Management Limited
  • 1993 – 1995: Analyst, Ernst & Young Management Consultancy Services


Honors & Awards:

  • Winner of the 12th National Award ‘Independent Director of the year - 2017’


Owns no shares of the Bank.

Has no family ties with the other persons who are members of Sberbank’s management bodies and bodies supervising Sberbank’s financial and business operations.