Pavlina Yanakieva

Astra Growth Partners

Industry : Telecoms & Media
Functional Expertise : COO


Pavlina is a co-founder and a partner at Astra Growth Partners, a consultancy firm that accelerates growth for clients through strategic market entry, new product development and customer engagement initiatives.

Her prior experience includes various leadership roles in corporate strategy and operational management for global telecom, utilities and high tech enterprises. By leveraging her expertise in program and marketing execution, contract negotiations, and operational efficiencies, Pavlina is able to deliver innovative solutions to clients and the communities they support.

Pavlina is actively involved in the entrepreneurial community in the Bay Area by providing mentoring and strategic leadership to several non-profit organizations focused on education, entrepreneurship and professional development. She’s passionate about connecting innovative technologies to education and inspiring young children to pursue lives of meaningful impact.