Ekaterina Latypova appointed SVP at Sber

Jan 13, 2022

Ekaterina Latypova has been appointed senior vice president, head of Strategy and Development, and supervisor of Sber’s Agile Transformation Office.

Ekaterina joined the Sber team in 2015 as vice president, director of the Strategy and Development Department. Since August 2021, she has been heading the Strategy and Development Unit and supervising the Agile Transformation and Implementation of Change Tools Office, combining her functionality with new tasks.

She took an active part in Sber’s key transformations, from the formation of a long-term strategic vision to the implementation of specific organizational and management initiatives. During this time, three Sber development strategies have been approved, and their monitoring tools were digitalized. Ekaterina was at the forefront of new solutions such as agile transformation, customer journey management, headcount modeling, etc.

Ekaterina Latypova graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University and Business School of Columbia University (USA, New York). She has several notes of gratitude from the President of the Russian Federation and a Sber Honorary Diploma.

Herman Gref, CEO, chairman of the Executive Board, Sberbank:

“Ekaterina is an experienced manager who is not afraid of new challenges and is often at the forefront of realizing new opportunities and risks, setting the organization’s agenda, always attentive to feedback, and she attracts employees with high potential to the team. Ekaterina has already made a significant contribution to the development of Sber and beyond. I congratulate her on her appointment and wish her and the entire team of the unit to successfully cope with all the new tasks, which are as ambitious as before.”