Elena Konkina

Elena Konkina started her career in air freight industry in 1997 when she joined one of the ground handling operators of Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (Russia) as a lawyer. Having been infatuated with the rapidly growing sector of cargo handling services she then got a degree in economics and moved into developing commercial relationships with freight forwarders and airlines. In February 2016, she was appointed Deputy General Director – Commercial Director of Sheremetyevo’s subsidiary Moscow Cargo, LLC. The company had just started implementing significant upgrades to its cargo infrastructure by investing in building a new technologically advanced cargo terminal, which was successfully launched in the end of 2017. Elena is responsible for the commercial strategy and marketing activities focusing on providing strong customer service and ensuring integrated commercial success of the company.