J. P. Natkin
J.P. Natkin has worked in Russia, the C.I.S., and the Eurasia region for over 25 years. He has been voted one of the best EMEA and Russia research sales professionals in the Thomson Reuters Extel survey of institutional investors, and has frequently placed in the top of these polls over the past ten years.
Before leaving to launch Macro-Advisory, J.P. served as CEO of Otkritie Inc., and Global Head of Sales for parent company Otkritie Capital where he launched the U.S. broker-dealer for Russia’s largest private bank and initiated research sales coverage to North American investors. He previously served as Managing Director, Head of Client Services, and Head of Emerging Market Sales for Credit Agricole Cheuvreux; Managing Director and Co-Head of International Sales for Uralsib; Head of the Institutional Client Group at Troika Dialog; Director for Global Emerging Markets for ING Barings; and Vice President at Renaissance Capital.
Prior to transitioning to the investment banking industry, J.P. led the resource practice for Central Europe Trust in London where he advised multinational firms on market entry and corporate finance strategy throughout the EMEA region. J.P. also lived and worked in Russia in the early 1990s where he led the first post-Soviet foreign investment in new oil field development for EuroSov Petroleum and its parent firm Vanguard Petroleum, an Australian resource venture capital boutique.
J.P. Natkin received a B.A. in Political Science from Boston University and did his graduate work in Strategic Studies at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies.
J.P. was born in the United States.