The team

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Understanding that any think-tank is only as good as its human resources are, Expert-Grup hires a pool of top quality consultants with research and advocacy expertise in many areas. Our staff members hold advanced degrees in Economics, Law and other relevant fields from European, American and Moldovan top universities and are fluent in Romanian, English, Russian and other languages.

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Research areas

Adrian Lupuşor

Adrian Lupuşor

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Executive Director

PhD candidate at the Institute of Economic Studies, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic.

MS in Economics and Finance, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic (2012).

MA in Financial and Bank Administration, Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova (2010).

Bachelor in Economics, Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova (2008).

  • Strategic Management of the organization;
  • Individual projects' management;
  • Development and monitoring of the economic and social research methodology;
  • Research in the following fields: Macroeconomics, Economic development, foreign trade, financial industry, pension system, demography;
  • Communication with the organization’s partners;
  • Coordination of the Expert-Grup’s main publications.

Alexandru Fala

Alexandru Fala

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„Monetary sector and economic modeling” Program Director

PhD candidate at Institute of Economy, Finance and Statistics.

MA, Academy of Public Administration of the Republic of Moldova.

Bachelor in Economics, Academy of Economic Studies.

  • Program development, coordination and implementation of research and advocacy activities under "Monetary Sector and economic models”;
  • Economic research in monetary policy, macroeconomic indicators, trade policies, regional development strategies, financial markets and policies, banking system, inflation, pensions’ system, demographics, economic models;
  • Offering methodological support for developing research quantitative instruments.

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Ana Popa

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"Sustainable Development" Program Director

MA in Economics, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary (2007).

Bachelor in Economics and Finance, Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova (2005).

  • Program development, coordination and implementation of research and advocacy activities under the "Macroeconomic Analyses and Forecasts" Program;
  • Economic research in: macroeconomics, labor market, research, development and innovation, decentralization, financial management in education and health care, economic growth and anti-poverty policies, economy of European integration.

Constanța Popescu

Constanța Popescu

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"Political Economy and Advocacy" Program Director

MA in Political Economy, UCL, University of London (2003)

Postgraduate studies in Democracy and Public Policy, London School of Economics (2003)

BA in International Economic Relations, Academy of Economic Studies (2001)

Former Economic Adviser to the Prime-Minister (2011-2012)

  • Program development, coordination and implementation of research and advocacy activities under "Political Economy and Advocacy" Program;
  • Comparative study of the democratic institutions and economic policy choices, particularly in the European Union and Eastern Neighborhood countries research;
  • Identification of public policy solutions which take into account the social, political and budgetary constraints of the Republic of Moldova, advocacy and media campaigns research.

Dumitru Budianschi

Dumitru Budianschi

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"Public Sector: Economy, Finance, Management" Program Director

MA in Economics, Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova (2017).

Bachelor in Applied Mathematics, State University of Moldova (1985).

PhD candidate in Economy and Management, Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova.

  • Program development, coordination and implementation of research and advocacy activities under "Public Sector: Economy, Finance, Management" Program;
  • Economic research in: public finances, public management, public utilities, public-private partnership.

Ion Gumene

Ion Gumene

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"Public policy and public administration reform" Program Director

Post-graduate studies in Applied Economic Policies, Joint Vienna Institute, Vienna, Austria (2005)

MA in Financial and Banking Administration, Academy of Economic Studies from Moldova (2004)

Bachelor degree in International Economic Relations, Academy of Economic Studies from Moldova (2003)

Senior state adviser of the Prime Minister in public administration reform (2015)

Head of Policy Coordination and Strategic Planning Division, State Chancellery (2008-2015)

  • Public policy cycle
  • Strategic Planning
  • Public Administration Reform
  • Public Services Reform
  • Decision Making Process
  • Functional Review and Institutional Development
  • Official Development Assistance
  • Programming Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Public Finance Social policies: education, health, social protection
  • Training in mentioned areas

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Iulia Sîrghi-Zolotco

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Head of the Administrative, Financial and Communication Service

Bachelor in Economics, Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova (2007).

  • Development and maintenance of the integrated information management and financial planning system;
  • Keeping records of the human, financial and material resources of the organization;
  • Ensuring transparent and competitive procurements and recruitment competitions for the organization;
  • Integration of project activities in the internal corporate management system;
  • Financial monitoring of project implementation and preparation of financial statements.

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Sergiu Gaibu

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Project Coordinator ”Enhancing Resilience of Financial Sector”

Bachelor Degree in International Economic Relations, Academy of Economic Studies from Moldova (1998).

  • Lending;
  • Economic and monetary policies;
  • Governance and economic processes.

Vadim Gumene

Vadim Gumene

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”Trade policies & Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement" Program Director

Diploma in applied economic policy - Joint Vienna Institute & IMF Institute (Vienna)

Diploma in implementation of WTO commitments - International Development Law Organization and WTO Training Institute (Rome)

Master's degree in economics - Academy of Economic Studies of the Republic of Moldova

Ministry of Economy - Coordination of trade policy, WTO issues, foreign trade regimes, internal regulations, etc.

  • Trade provisions of the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement (DCFTA)

Denis Cenușă

Denis Cenușă

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”Energy Security” Program Director

MA in European Interdisciplinary Studies, College of Europe (Natolin), Warsaw, Poland (2012).

MA in political science, State University of Moldova (2007). Bachelor in political science, State University of Moldova (2004).

  • Migration;
  • Economics Of European Integration;
  • Political economy of Reforms;
  • International Economic Relations;
  • Energy Security.

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Dumitru Pîntea

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Economist affiliated to the Program ”Trade policies & Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement"

Post-graduate studies in Applied Economic Policies, Joint Vienna Institute, Vienna, Austria (2005)

Master's Degree in International Economic Relations - Academy of Economic Studies from Moldova (2015)

Bachelor's Degree in Economic Sciences - Academy of Economic Studies from Moldova (2013)

  • International trade
  • Financial sector
  • Economic diplomacy

Eugen Ghilețchi

Eugen Ghilețchi

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Economist in the Program ”Enhancing the resilience of the financial sector"

Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Belmont University, Nashville TN, USA (2013)

  • Banking and non-banking financial sector
  • Capital market development
  • Policies for SMEs
  • Fiscal policies

Iurie Morcotylo

Iurie Morcotylo

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Economist

National Research University - Higher School of Economics. Moscow, Russia (2013)

Bachelor Degree in International Economic Relations, Academy of Economic Studies from Moldova (2007)

  • Political economy;
  • Development economy;
  • Economic growth;
  • Transition economies;
  • Industrial economy;
  • Economy of the labor market.

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Natalia Chitii

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Communications Consultant

Master Degree in Marketing Analysis and Strategies, Alexandru Ioan Cuza University, Iași, România (2014)

Erasmus Scholarship, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy (2012)

Bachelor Degree in Marketing, Alexandru Ioan Cuza University, Iași, România (2012)

  • Public Relations expertise;
  • Public events organization;
  • Raising awarness in society & media on Expert-Grup's messages and ideas;
  • Web support, social media;
  • English-Romanian research translation.

Rustam Romaniuc

 

Rustam Romaniuc

Economist associate

Master in Law & Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam.

Master in Apllied Economics, University of Reims, France.

Bachelor in Economics, University of Reims, France

  • Research and analytical support in economics of legal and political procceses, public choice.

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Sergiu Tornea

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Chief accountant

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting at the Academy of Economid Studies from Moldova (203)

More than 10 years of prior experience in accounting & bookkeping in the private and non-profit sectors

  • Bookkeeping 
  • Drafting financial, tax and statistical reports
  • Payments

Tatiana Savva

Tatiana Savva

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Economic researcher, "Public Sector: Economy, Finance, Management" Program

MA candidate in Public Administration, Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Moldova.

MA in Viticulture Management, Technical University of Moldova (2011).

Bachelor in Engineering and Food Technology (2009).

  • Research and analytical support in: public policies, open data and budgets, development policies for agricultural sector, public management.
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