Nadezhda Smirnova


Nadezhda Smirnova
Business Development Specialist, Dublin, Ireland

Nadezhda is a seasoned and results-driven team member with extensive business development experience and a proven ability to improve all areas of operations. She is responsible for the multinational internal and external activities, establishing partnerships and expanding business contacts as well as general business development and corporate policy.

Qualified cum laude in Business Administration and Management, Nadezhda has been working in pharmaceutical and clinical research environment since 2007. Nadezhda performed HR, recruiting, management and BD responsibilities for international companies prior to joining Cardiorus™, and currently continues to contribute valuable experience in managing daily operations..

Ekaterina Rybkina


Ekaterina Rybkina
Quality Control Manager, Moscow, Russia

Ekaterina has over 4 years of experience in clinical research both in CRO and Sponsor companies where she worked on Phase I through Phase IV studies . She has more than two years of CRA experience including experience of Local Study Lead for an international clinical trial project. She is currently working as Quality Control Specialist at an international CRO and her main responsibilities include analyzing problems and recommending solutions or changes in procedures;developing and implementing SOPs and Company Policies;conducting quality control activities to review overall compliance with study protocols of Vendors, CRAs and Investigators, GCP requirements, applicable local regulations and SOPs;conducting internal audits and participating in Sponsor audits and in Inspections by Regulatory Authorities;providing trainings, feedback and analysis of clinical core activity for clinical staff.

She graduated from Moscow Pharmaceutical College in 2007 and then  completed Leadership and Management course Faculty of  at  British Banking and Finance College in 2010.

Ekaterina  graduated from Moscow Financial and Industrial University in 2014 with a degree in organizational management.