Kalina Lazarova is a governance specialist who joined the firm in 2014. Prior to joining us, Kalina held positions at engagement and voting specialists Governance for Owners and PIRC, and at Fidelity as a governance analyst. She has extensive experience in company engagement, voting, the development of corporate governance policies, and dialogue with policymakers on key governance issues. Her focus has mainly been with European companies, but she also has experience in Asian markets including South Korea and Japan. Kalina studied at Kings College London and has a BA in European Studies and German, as well as an MSc in Regulation from the LSE, and a postgraduate certificate in Finance from Birkbeck. She is bilingual in English and Bulgarian.