Evgeny Zaltsman was born on May 4, 1982 in Moscow.
In 2003, he graduated from the faculty of international economic relations of the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation. In 2002-2004, he studied at EM Lyon Business School /France/ under the MSc in Management Program.
In 2004-2008, he worked at the investment and banking department of the Deutsche Bank in Moscow. He participated in a range of major M&A transactions and attraction of share capital (IPO) by companies from transportation, industrial, financial and other sectors of economy.
In 2008, he became the director for strategy and business development at N-Trans Group, a leading transport and infrastructure holding in Russia, taking the same position at the group's capital asset - Global Ports port operator, being a member of board of directors of major sea terminals.
He participated in transactions that allowed to improve market positions of the group's capital assets significantly, including listing of Global Ports and Globaltrans railway operator at the London stock exchange, purchase of several railway assets (MMK-Trans, Metalloinvesttrans) and major container operator (NKK Group), sale of a shareholding in Global Ports to APM Terminals and many others.
In September 2017, he joined Marathon Group's team.