Director, Correspondent Accounts Department, VTB
Elena Barabanova has more than 25 years experience in banking. She started her banking career in 1989 in Bank for Foreign Economic Affairs of the USSR. In 1993 she joined VTB and remained part of VTB team since then. She was the Deputy Head of Organization and Methodology Division, Correspondent Accounts Department since 2012, and Director in the same Department since 2014. She is responsible for SWIFT Standards and STP Compliance at VTB. She is a member of the SWIFT Payments Maintenance Working Group, the National Payment Working Group and the Russian Corporate-to Bank Market Practice Group. Elena represents the Russian community.