Aleksey Yudin, Managing Partner of Mikhailov & Partners Group, Wins Russian Media Manager 2014 Award
The winners of the leading award in the media business have been announced: the prize-winner in the Communications / Public Relations category was Aleksey Yudin, Managing Partner of the Mikhailov & Partners group.
Until April 2014, Aleksey was the General Director of the Mikhailov & Partners. Communications Advisors. In three years as head of the company he succeeded in implementing a new strategy and consolidating Mikhailov & Partners’ status as an industry leader.
Under Aleksey’s leadership several new practices and departments were established and the firm’s client portfolio became strongly diversified. Mikhailov & Partners is today one of the biggest companies in terms of turnover, and on labour productivity (income per consultant) is the unqualified leader in the Russian communications market.
Aleksey Yudin has worked in public relations for over 15 years and has been with Mikhailov & Partners since 2002. At various times he has advised leading Russian and global companies during challenging periods of structural change: IPOs, business restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, fund raising, corporate change and development programmes, new market entries etc. He has been directly involved in more than 400 communications projects both inside and outside Russia.
The National Russian Media Manager Award is bestowed on senior executives in the mass media, advertising and PR industry for professionalism and fresh thinking in management, promoting the most significant achievements in the media business. In the 14 years, since the annual Russian Media Manager award was established, it has become one of the most respected and important awards in the media sector, bringing together successful people from the media, advertising and PR industry.