About Us

Established in 2009, “EthnoExpert” is a research & development company with headquarters in St. Petersburg, Russia. The company focuses on social studies and sustainability consulting for the leading market industry needs: construction, ICT, mining, oil & gas. “EthnoExpert” continues to grow through constant innovation.

New locations open with the outlook on European and US markets. International project activity development marks a new company strategy, delivering high-level consulting and professional services to the clients all around the world. Experience in supporting large-scale projects according to the International Finance Corporation and World Bank standards underlines that our experts meet the highest qualification level.

We build up a unique business vision for our partners based on sustainability approach integration in long-term strategies and everyday operations. We accompany our clients all the way from project initial risks identification and stakeholder engagement to impacts assessment and development planning. The goal is reached when our partners’ new skills and capacities put our expertize aside.

Our clients play leading roles in their industries:

  • Wetlands International, Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust (Environment & Biodiversity)
  • United Nations Development Programme, Global Environment Facility (Sustainability Strategies)
  • DataArt (IT & software development)
  • Sakhalin Energy Investment Company, Yamal LNG, Gazprom (Oil & Gas Exploration)

We consider every client as a long-term partner with whom we share a commitment to both teamwork and success.