Логотип

Founder

Marina Jigalova

Investor, entrepreneur, one of the top leaders in the Russian media market, the controlling shareholder of Independent Media, one of the country's largest media holdings, founder of the Russian office of the Walt Disney company and its permanent head for 13 years.

Marina Jigalova

Graduated from the Faculty of International Economic Relations of MGIMO

Graduated from the Faculty of International Economic Relations of MGIMO, thehn Harvard Business School, as well as the Higher Courses for Scriptwriters and Directors.

Over the years, M. A. Jigalova has held top management positions in financial and industrial corporations, including Senior Vice President of PJSC "Sberbank", vice president FIG "Interros", Deputy General Director "North-Western Shipping Company", and a banker at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

Since 2006, acted as the Head of the Russian office of the Walt Disney company

Since 2006, M. A. Jigalova acted as the Head of the Russian office of the Walt Disney company, being responsible for the development of all business segments and brands of the company within the territories of the CIS countries, including Georgia, and Mongolia.

Since 2016, a shareholder of the Independent Media media holding

Currently she is developing projects in a number of technical industries. Since 2016, a shareholder of the Independent Media media holding, since 2020 - a managing shareholder, leads the digital transformation of the holding and its long-term strategic development.
Over the years, M. A. Jigalova has held leading positions in the top management rankings; Award Winner and Jury Member of multiple business contests; Holder of State Awards.