Former senior executive, development economist and investment banker
Moscow, Russia and London, UK

Denis Morozov imageDenis Morozov was President of Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s (BAML) office in Russia from 2018 until December 2022, leading the franchise’s work in investment advisory, capital markets, research and securities trading.

Prior to joining BAML Denis served for seven years as an Executive Director of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) in London, a leading international financial organization aimed at fostering the transition towards market-oriented economies and multiparty democracy in the region covering Central and Eastern European countries, the former USSR, as well as parts of the Northern Africa, the Middle East and Asia.

Earlier in his career, Denis was President and Chief Executive Officer of Norilsk Nickel and Uralkali, two global leaders in their respective commodities (base and platinum group metals and fertilizer inputs), both of which were recognized for their superior financial performance and high standards of corporate governance under Denis’ leadership.

Denis obtained a BA in Economics and a JD from Moscow State University. He later received an MA in Public Administration from the Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs. Denis also completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School, received a diploma in Commercial Banking from the Swiss Banking School and earned a PhD (Russian equivalent) in Economics from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations.

In 2012, Denis became a Young Global Leader of the Davos World Economic Forum.

Denis is passionate about travel and exploration and enjoys long distance running, water sports and anything to do with mountains.