Yuliana Slashcheva, Head of SMF Animation and Gorky Film Studio, joins BRICS WBA Russia Chapter

17 November 2023

Yuliana Slashcheva, Chairperson of the Board of Directors at SMF Studio (Soyuzmultfilm), Chairperson of the Board of Directors for the Association of Animation Film Industry and CEO of the Gorky Film Studio, has officially joined the Russian Chapter of BRICS Women’s Business Alliance.

“I will be delighted to offer my many years of experience in managing the creative industries organizations to counterparts from foreign countries and strengthen cooperation in this field,” noted Yuliana Slashcheva,”in Russia, women run many companies in the creative industry and this trend will intensify not only in Russia, but also all over the world. Today the female management style is becoming increasingly popular, while creative industries have an increasingly significant share in the structure of many countries’ economies.”

BRICS WBA Russia Chapter comprises five members, including Anna Nesterova, Chairperson of BRICS WBA Russia Chapter and Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Global Rus Trade, Elena Chashchina, Co-owner and Managing Partner EPOTOS Group of Companies, Ludmila Scherbakova, President of Bright Way Group, and Galina Volkova, CEO of Orthomoda.

Starting next year, in connection with the expansion of BRICS, women entrepreneurs from six new countries will join BRICS Women’s Business Alliance: Argentina, Egypt, Iran, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Ethiopia.