Meet Our Team



Polyna draws on her diverse background and professional experience to advise clients on best practices of social media and cause marketing. She has consulted private companies, non-profit organizations, and most recently an environmental cause; delivering everything from strategic social media and marketing recommendations, to policy research and analysis reports. Polyna holds a Master’s degree in International Relations from Leiden University (The Netherlands.) She speaks fluent English and Russian, and has basic knowledge of Dutch and French.

Personal Stat: Born in Ukraine and raised in Los Angeles, Polyna spent four years living and working in The Netherlands.



Alejandro hails from Colombia where he studied dentistry at Pontificia Universidad in Bogotá. Alejandro advises our medical industry clients on business development and social media marketing. He has a thriving private dental practice in California, and is a member of the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Cosmetic Denstistry. Alejandro is fluent in English and Spanish and has a working knowledge of Italian.

Personal Stat: As an avid golfer Alejandro has aspirations to play a golf course on every continent.



Edward has founded five companies in various industries and with international reach. He is a major shareholder and adviser to a San Diego-based social media start-up focusing on “influencer economy.” Throughout his career, Edward has helped clients assess viability of complex markets, conducted effective competitive and risk analysis, and developed recommendations for program and market expansion. He holds two degrees from University of Southern California, and has strong ties to UCSD and St. Petersburg State University School of Management. Edward is fluent in English and Russian.

Personal Stat: British Airways recently introduced a direct San Diego < – > London Heathrow route to accommodate Edward’s transatlantic flight addiction. (As well as the flight needs of other passengers.)



Chief researcher/consultant on European issues. Fréderique’s current projects include analysis of company public profiles and their vulnerability to conspiracy theories. She is researching and developing recommendations for ways of identifying possible mitigating strategies. Fredérique is fluent in Dutch and English, has working knowledge of German and French, and basic understanding of Spanish.

Personal Stat: Fréderique has been an active member of D66, a political organization in the Netherlands and was the youngest lady candidate for Parliament for that party in the elections of 2010.



Most recently, Anna advised the offices of the Presidential Administration of the Russian Federation, and consulted for the 7th Winter Asian Games hosted by Kazakhstan in 2011. She is an avid traveler and spends extensive time in Moscow and Almaty (Kazakhstan). Anna received an International Relations degree from the University of California San Diego and studied in Barcelona, Spain and the Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo in Morelia, Mexico. She speaks fluent English, Russian and Spanish.

Personal Stat: Anna takes so many trips across the Atlantic that nearly every KLM flight crew knows her by name.



After doing corporate stints with Japan Tobacco and Aladdin Group, Polina switched to independent consulting utilizing her well-established network. Most recently, Polina worked with Ukrainian and Russian mobile providers and retailers to streamline couponing opportunities. She is an avid traveler and spends extensive time in Kiev, Ukraine and Moscow, Russia networking with clients and drumming up new business. Polina received an MBA degree from the Pepperdine University, Malibu and Master’s degree in finance from Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics. She speaks fluent English, Russian and Ukrainian as well as intermediate Italian and French.

Personal Stat: Polina is very close to her goal of visiting every continent.