Anastasia Gnezditskaia

Anastasia Gnezditskaia is a writer / analyst covering France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Eastern Europe. A Russian living in Antwerp, Belgium, she has a background working for trade publications covering markets and their regulation. She earned her MA in psychology at Moscow State Lomonosov University her PhD in public policy at Central European University. After obtaining her doctoral degree, she taught international political economy at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., where she lived for 10 years. Following this she managed international development projects in Africa at the World Bank, and worked as a journalist covering Congress, federal government agencies and commodity markets, particularly shale gas development in North America.


  • Russian
  • English
  • French
  • Dutch

Fun Facts about Anastasia

  • Lived in five countries including Hungary and U.S.
  • Art and indie film lover, finds small cinema venues in every city she goes to
  • Mother of two bilingual children