Zara specialises in early stage funding and for the past 10 years has held several operational roles for an array of tech startups in London. Prior to that, she was involved in the IPOs of the likes of Lukoil, Gazprom, Polymetal while working at the London Stock Exchange.
Her legal qualifications and expertise have seen her undertaking a variety of roles, which included operational, regulatory compliance and strategic investor relations. She has held several Board positions in the past and has been FCA approved to perform CF1 and CF11 functions. Zara holds two law degrees, one from King’s College London and another from Warsaw University. She is a qualified solicitor and has been admitted to the Roll of Solicitors of England and Wales. Zara is fluent in English, Russian and Polish.