Ksenia joined the EBRD in 2011 and since has been working on implementation of intermediated sustainable energy and green economy financing facilities with partner banks, microfinance institutions and leasing companies and coordinating Green Economy Financing Facilities in 28 EBRD countries of operations. Ksenia has substantially contributed to development and rollout of strategic tools to enable green financing, including the EBRD Green Technology Selector. She has led the EBRD efforts on greening of financial products, including green leasing, green trade finance, green equity investments, and introduced innovative approaches including certification-based financing and climate governance action planning for financial institutions. Since 2019, Ksenia has been working with partner financial institutions to introduce corporate climate governance and climate risk management approaches to ensure step-by-step alignment with the objectives of the Paris Agreement. Ksenia initiated and led to institutional partnership between the global Climate Governance Initiative (CGI) and the EBRD, she has also been instrumental to the launch of Chapter Zero Ukraine & Caucasus.
Prior to joining the EBRD, Ksenia for almost a decade worked for a German development consultancy GFA and implemented environmental policy, climate investment and energy efficiency projects on behalf of different institutions including EU, the World Bank, the EBRD, UNDP, as well as for private power utilities (E.ON, Endesa, RWE, etc.).