Olga Pisarenko


Diploma in Financial Strategy







Olga is a Chartered Accountant (FCCA) and a lawyer. She has full time career in finance and specialises in running finance functions for businesses within asset management, hedge funds, private equity and natural resources sectors. She also consults on general accounting and tax matters.

Outside of the financial industry, her interests are in sports, travel, fashion and art. Olga is a founder and designer of women’s fashion accessories brand Pisarenko.

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Posted by: on January 25, 2018

Cryptocurrencies and its potential to change the future of money

It’s been just over a year, since I noticed how global the scale of cryptocurrency is. With Bitcoin, price surging to $19,187 (as of December 15th, 2017), it is almost impossible to ignore all the buzz around cryptocurrencies and new developments in the crypto-world. Having so much passion for technological innovation, I followed some real […]

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Posted by: on August 14, 2017

Beauty as a business tool

“People should be beautiful in every way: in their faces, in the way they dress, in their thoughts and in their innermost selves.” (A. Chekhov) From my time at Saïd Business School, I remember learning different financial strategies for value creation and shareholder wealth optimisation. I can recall quite few of them but there was no […]

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Posted by: on July 4, 2017

The best project you can work on (II): Hobbies

As we try to keep up with our working schedules, sometimes it’s easy to fall into routine. It works for some of us but becomes boring for others. Many people need challenges and are happy trying and exploring different things. Hobbies are perfect for curious minds. HOBBIES ARE YOUR INVESTMENT There is a saying – […]

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Posted by: on April 21, 2017

The best project you can work on

 (The importance of personal advancement)  “It’s not what we get in life, it’s who we become.” – Jim Rohn Once we graduate from university or school, we feel that learning is behind us and we are now on a mission of putting into life everything we’ve learnt. As we grow, we change. Learning changes our worldview […]

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