Nikolay Yakovlev heads the Consumer practice in Russia and CIS for Boston Consulting Group, and is also the BCG global lead for airline infrastructure and airports.

Since joining BCG in 2007, Nikolay has implemented a wide range of projects for Russian and international clients, including airports, airlines, and aircraft manufacturers, as well as retailers and tourist industry players.

Before joining the firm, Nikolay served as vice president of marketing and strategy for the Russian Fitness Group (known under the World Class brand). He also held various management positions in manufacturing and quality assurance, and with R&D companies in the food industry (Mars, Wimm-Bill-Dann Foods)


  • MBA, with honors, Ross School of Business at University of Michigan
  • Master's degree with honors in Chemistry, Lomonosov Moscow State University
  • Master in Management, State University of Management
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