Jon Hellevig

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Jon Hellevig is a business consultant and economic and political observer.

He has made his carrier in Russia since year 1992 when he worked as financial controller and lawyer for a Russian-American joint venture in the oil transport business and later in the same capacity with Armstrong World Industries, USA.

In 1998 Jon became the founding partner and CEO for Awara Group which offers in Russia consulting and outsourcing services in the fields of accounting, taxation, law and other areas of business administration.

Gradually during the last ten years Jon has become increasingly involved in social, political and economic debate.

He is the co-editor and co-author of Putin’s New Russia and several books on philosophy and political and social sciences, which can be accessed on his personal web site.

Jon is a frequent and incisive contributor in all these topics especially in their relation to Russia while he also continues his professional carrier.

He has a Master of Laws from the University of Helsinki and has a MBA diploma from a joint program of Bristol University and l'École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, Paris.

Hellevig is fluent in English, Russian, Finnish and Swedish and has a working knowledge of French, Spanish and German.