Semyon Isakov is a Vice President – Senior Analyst at Moody’s Investors Service Ltd, Russian branch, based in Moscow. He is responsible for ratings of banks and financial institutions in Russia and CIS. Semyon joined Moody’s in 2007 after working for Renaissance Capital for more than 2 years, specializing in the credit analysis of Russian and International financial institutions. Prior to joining Renaissance Capital, he worked as a credit analyst for a number of Russian banks. Semyon holds Master degree from the Finance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation in Moscow.