Meet our talent | Margalita Alieva



- Name: - Margalita or just Margot

- Favorite quote

- Do not pity the dead, Harry. Pity the living, and, above all, those who live without love. Yes, it's from Harry Potter:)

- What do you do at Gegidze

- I work here as a Partnerships Manager - the biggest part of my job is communicating with potential clients.

- What is something [people in your industry/niche] have to deal with that you want to fix?

- Usually, at any job that involves communicating, you sometimes have to deal with people who lack understanding. This is why we have to be very empathetic.

- What do you like about working at Gegidze?

- I really like the team here! Everyone is very friendly and helpful, it is encouraged to ask as many questions as you need if you don't understand something.

- What are your credentials/past experience, for working in your position? - Before working at Gegidze.

- I have mostly worked in Marketing and Social Media and have also worked as a copywriter for one NGO that fought for women's rights. That gave me a great understanding on how to communicate and work with people of different backgrounds.

- what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?

- Once I had to write a comic book for schoolgirls on gender inequality.

- Your top 3 favorite movies?

- Amelie, Lady Bird, The Grand Budapest Hotel

- What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?

- Reading books, drinking coffee or cocktails at nice cafes, drawing on my iPad.

- What are 3 words that describe you?

- Honest, positive, empathetic

- What is the proudest moment of your life??

Probably when I got my bachelor’s diploma!

- Any random facts you could share with us?

- I speak 4 and a half languages, have an active TikTok account and addicted to children's books

- Favorite travel spot.

- Prague, Czech Republic

- How do you define success?

- Success is when you truly love what you do and make an impact in the community

- If given a chance, who would you like to be for a day?

- A bird

- What advice would you give to new people in this industry?

- Don't be scared to ask questions - it's okay to not know something