Elena Novokreshchenova

VP International Europe and APAC, Remitly
Elena leads Remitly’s operations in Europe and APAC. Since joining the company in 2018, she has driven the rapid growth of Remitly across the continent, adding 13 new send countries and opening up a market of 78 million migrants.
Before joining Remitly, Elena worked at the Expedia Group as the UK & Emerging Markets EMEA General Manager for HomeAway, and prior to that as Director of Product for where she led a team that developed and executed Global Content strategy and product expansion into vacation rentals.
Elena has also worked at BoozAllen and Barclays Bank.She holds an MBA from London Business School and a Master of Economics from MGLU Moscow.