After two years in media, learning about corporate trade and advertising, Lana moved into the Finance department and became an ACCA-qualified accountant. She became head of finance in the UK in 2011. In 2013 the UK office introduced the position of Financial Planning & Analysis, which was given to Lana to develop. In order to further her understanding and development of the role, she studied for an MBA at the Edinburgh Business School, which she completed in December 2015 (with distinction). In May 2016, Lana was given responsibility of Strategic Planning for Active’s International division.
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Lana Ilchenko is Senior Vice President, Global Financial Planning & Analysis. Lana joined Active International in 2003 as part of the media team and completed industry training to specialize in the financial side of the business.