Arina Gaba is fundraising director at Podari Zhizn, Gift of Life’s sister charity in Russia and Gift of Life’s trustee & director since 2011.

Arina started her career in the third sector in 2001 as a development department assistant at WWF-Russia. Upon leaving the global charity in 2010, Arina joined Podari Zhizn as deputy executive director on special projects and international fundraising.

Vast experience and brilliant understanding of the charity sector help Arina to hold successful fundraisings for Podari Zhizn, including international events with Gift of Life.

Arina resides in Moscow with her partner and grown-up son. She travels extensively and enjoys reading, singing, art, and culture.