CPLG Pullman has promoted Anna Artyukhova to the position of managing director for Russia and CIS.
In her new role, Artyukhova will lead the Moscow team in its strategy to drive growth for clients and expand the company’s base of leading entertainment and classic brands. She will continue to report to Slawomir Ekiert, managing director, CEE and Nordics, CPLG, who will work with her to strategically develop the company’s business in Russia and CIS.
“Anna has played a pivotal role in building our joint venture in Russia and has proved to be a very keen, effective and energetic leader,” says Maarten Weck, executive vice president and managing director, CPLG. “We are confident that Anna will propel our business to the next level with passion, creativity and drive.”
Artyukhova joined Pullman in 2015 as category manager before being promoted to commercial director in 2017. Prior to that, she held roles at Plus Licens and C-Toys, a division of Russian children’s retailer Detsky Mir.
“Under the CPLG Pullman joint venture, we have made significant progress growing our licensor’s properties in Russia and CIS,” says Artyukhova. “I look forward in my new role to working with the Moscow team as part of the global CPLG family to propel further growth for our clients and to expand our business in the territory.”