Consequences of Russia's Invasion of Ukraine
Tuesday, 28th February 2022
Webinar | 16:00 London GMT
This webinar will discusses some of the macroeconomic and geopolitical consequences of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. It will include a discussion on the oil and gas market, the effects on key economies involved in the conflict and the geopolitical fallout.
Head of Global Political Risk
Yoel specializes in domestic political and social transformation, regional security risks, great power rivalry, and long-term forecasting. Yoel has a Bachelor’s degree in geography from Oxford University, and a Master’s degree in Theory and History of International Relations from the London School of Economics (LSE). He has worked at Fitch Solutions since 2003.
Senior Country Risk Analyst Europe
Lorenz Unger is a Senior Analyst in the Europe Country Risk Team. He is based in the London Office and specialises in Western and Emerging European markets, and leads the teams euro forecast. Prior to joining Fitch Solutions in February 2016, Lorenz completed his MA degree in European Public Policy at Kings College London.
Europe Country Risk Analyst
Lucinda Ritchie joined Fitch Solutions in 2019 under the first Associate Analyst Programme and, having rotated through a number of Industry and Country Risk teams, became a permanent member of the Europe Country Risk team in September 2020. Since university, Lucinda has specialised in Eastern Europe, first as part her undergraduate History degree at the University of Edinburgh and then during her Master’s degree in Political Analysis of Russia and Eastern Europe at UCL. Lucinda covers Russia, Belarus, Poland and the Netherlands.
Industry Analyst Oil & Gas
Adam Russell works to identify and analyse key trends in the oil and gas markets. Prior to joining Fitch Solutions, Adam previously worked as a Market Risk Analyst at SmartestEnergy Ltd, the UK’s leading purchaser of independent generation and supplier of renewable electricity. Adam has experience in the UK gas, power and renewables market. Adam holds a Masters Degree in International Financial Markets and Bachelor’s Degree in Geology, both from the University of Southampton.
Senior Europe Country Risk Analyst
Tettey Addy is responsible for coverage of Germany, Greece, Romania, Croatia and Cyprus. Tettey re-joined the research team after completing his MSc International Economics course at the University of Nottingham, having previously worked as an Analyst in the Sub-Saharan Africa Country Risk Team. Prior to that, he graduated from the University of Leeds with a BSc in Business Economics, which included a year of working as a Student Economist in the EU Economics and Policy Team at HM Treasury.
Associate Director, Political Risk
Matt Sechovsky is a Associate Director, Political Risk. He is based in the London office and covers political risks with a focus on the EMEA. Matt joined Fitch Solutions in 2019, having previously worked as a Senior Europe Analyst in consulting. He holds a BSc in International Relations and Economics from the University of Economics in Prague, and an MA in Conflict, Security and Development from King's College London.
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