Ariuna Namsrai

Senior Director, APCO Worldwide

Ariuna Namsrai

Senior Director, APCO Worldwide

Ariuna Namsrai, senior director, serves as APCO Worldwide’s managing director for Russia, the CIS and Central Asia where she helps clients manage their most important cross-border policy and business-related issues.

For more than a decade, Ms. Namsrai has worked with senior government officials and corporate executives throughout Russia, the CIS and Central Asia, and worldwide to successfully advance their policy and business issues and promote their strategic commercial and reputational interests in the U.S. and globally.

Given her background and knowledge of Eurasia and the United States, government and corporate clients rely on Ms. Namsrai to help them effectively position their agendas with key U.S., European and Asian audiences, including opinion influencers, the business and investment communities, political leaders and journalists, among others. She leads efforts to utilize APCO’s high-level group of former government officials, journalists, business leaders, and skilled strategy and public relations professionals to develop effective solutions for clients.

Ms. Namsrai, a naturalized American citizen, is a native of Mongolia. She began her career representing her native country as part of the Permanent Mission of Mongolia to the United Nations in New York, specializing in financial and economic issues.

Ms. Namsrai has B.S. and M.S. degrees in international economics – with an emphasis on international trade, finance and banking – from Moscow State Institute of International Relations in Moscow, and an M.A. in international development from American University in Washington, DC. She is proficient in Russian, Mongolian, Spanish and English. 

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