Grayling, a leading global communications firm, today announced more additions to its senior leadership team.  The firm has appointed Ana Dodea as Country Manager in Turkey, and Eugenia Skobeleva as Country Manager for Russia.  Both executives are Grayling veterans, promoted into their new roles to further enhance Grayling’s strong position in high-growth markets. 

Ana Dodea, country manager - turkey

These additions come on the back of the recent announcement surrounding the ambitious changes in Grayling’s brand, core-offering and enhanced communications services that focus on data-driven insights, rapid activation and technology-led solutions.

Pete Pedersen, Global CEO of Grayling said, “Today’s news further demonstrates our commitment to building strong local leadership teams with highly experienced individuals at the helm.  Both Ana and Eugenia are exceptionally talented executives and proven leaders.  They’ll continue to ensure first-class service to our clients in the dynamic markets of Turkey and Russia.”

Dodea will report to META (Middle East, Turkey and Africa) chief Loretta Ahmed, while Skobeleva will report to Jan Simunek, who helms Grayling’s CEE & Russia region.

eugenia skobeleva, country manager - Russia

Dodea has worked in communications for more than 13 years, specializing in corporate PR, public affairs, M&A communications, crisis and issues management. She has worked with international corporations, acting as communications strategist across a

variety of sectors including GMOs, pharmaceuticals, steel, energy, finance, public services, and consumer brands.

Skobeleva is one of Russia’s leading strategic communications consultants having accrued more than 12 years’ experience, specifically in corporate and financial communications, M&A, investor relations and corporate reputation management.