Katalin is Hungarian. She has a post graduate degree in Russian language and Polish philology from the ELTE University of Budapest, Hungary. She has also studied and earned a diploma in PR Management (Public Relations). Katalin speaks several languages including fluency in Hungarian, Russian, Polish, English and basic French. Besides being the founding director of RIBS, she has also worked in PR & Communications Department of Michelin in Hungary and is currently the Communications Manager with Hankook Tires (Hungary) Ltd.




Snehangshu is from India. After completing Higher Secondary studies in Commerce from the City College - South, Calcutta, India, he pursued Russian Studies at the Centre of Russian Studies, School of Languages, in the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Afer a year Snehangshu left on scholarship for Russia to pursue post graduate studies where he acquired Master of Arts (Distinction) in Russian Philology from the Patrice Lumumba Peoples' Friendship University, Moscow. After graduating, Snehangshu went back to India to try a profession where he could use the best of his two distinct educational background: Commerce and the Russian language.


Snehangshu started as an Export Executive in a leading Trading House of India, who transacted in various commodities and services between India and the markets of the erstwhile USSR. Eversince, Snehangshu has been associated, in various capacities, with various companies and organisations from India, Germany, Italy, the U.S.A and the U.K., always focusing in the regions of the Central Eastern Europe and the C.I.S. Besides his knowledge of several regional languages of the Indian Subcontinent, Snehangshu is in perfect command of the English, Russian and Hungarian languages.