Anna Leonenko, the director of the agency, has been working on German-Russian and European culture and education exchange for over 15 years. She was born in Moscow and studied Journalism and Mass Media in the journalism department of the M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State University. After the university, Anna has worked for various Moscow publications and PR agencies. In 2003, Anna has moved to Berlin where she continued her professional education in the “Master of Public Relations and Communications Management” program. In Germany, she has worked for such prominent companies as fischerAppelt Kommunikation, Kulturprojekte Berlin and Berlin Partner. Anna is currently a co-organizer of The Russian Film Week, an annual film festival held for 10 years in the German capital of Berlin, and a co-founder and board member of Festiwelt e.V., an association of Berlin film festivals. Anna Leonenko’s large scale projects developed over the recent years include the cultural program of the “Days of Berlin in Moscow” and the “Days of Moscow in Berlin,” the development and execution of the PR campaign for the City of Berlin in Russia and the image campaign for the Republic of Kazakhstan in the German press, marketing work as well as advertisement and PR campaigns in Eastern Europe for the German language learning Internet platform deutsch.info. Anna is in touch with a huge database of her professional and personal contacts in Germany, Spain, Italy, France, other European countries and Russia.