Richard Hainsworth
Chief Executive Officer, RusRating

Richard Hainsworth founded Global Rating International, along with RusRating, a national bank credit rating agency, in 2001. Later, KzRating in Kazakhstan, AmRating in Armenia, and AzeriRating in Azerbaijan were set up as part of the GlobalRating Group.

In 2004, Mr Hainsworth was instrumental in forming the CFA Association (Russia) and was elected its President.

Mr Hainsworth lectures extensively on Russian banking, and has made presentations in New York, Washington, and many European cities at various banking congresses. He has contributed articles to various journals on the banking sector in Russia.

Mr Hainsworth holds a BSc in chemical engineering, a Masters in Economics and is a CFA charter holder.