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Marianna Belyavskiy

Lecturer; SVP, Operational Risk, Citibank

Marianna has over 14 years in Enterprise Risk Management, Internal Audit, Forensic Investigations, and Compliance.

Currently, Marianna is the Senior Vice President of Operational Risk at Citibank. Her work is focused on providing operational risk and control oversight within Private Bank Wealth Management.

Previously, Marianna worked as an Assistant Vice President, Enterprise Risk Management at CIT Bank. Prior to joining the banking industry, Marianna worked at New York University, as a Senior Associate for Enterprise Risk Management Department. She also spent 5 years as a Senior Fraud Auditor at Columbia University, and 4 years at New York Presbyterian Hospital, conducting fraud investigations, internal audits and risk-based operational assessments.

Marianna was an Adjunct Lecturer for almost 2 years at John Jay College of Criminal Justice teaching undergraduate courses on White Collar Crimes. In addition, Marianna is a Certified Fraud Examiner.


  • M.S., Enterprise Risk Management, Columbia University
  • M.P.A., Inspector General, Fiscal Policy Analysis and Oversight, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • B.A., Linguistic Studies: French and English, Pyatigorsk State Linguistic University (Russia)