Tatyana Lysova

Tatyana Gennadievna Lysova[a] (Russian: Татьяна Геннадьевна Лысова, born 18 March 1968) is a Russian journalist, media manager and first deputy chief editor of the Meduza newspaper.[1] Former editor-in-chief of the Vedomosti newspaper (2002—2007, 2010—2017). Laureate of the 8th prize "Media Manager of Russia — 2008" (nomination "Print media. Newspapers").[2]

Tatyana Lysova
Татьяна Лысова
Born (1968-03-18) 18 March 1968 (age 53)
Moscow, Soviet Union
EducationMoscow Technological University (MIREA) (Applied math)
OccupationJournalist, media manager, contributing editor
Years active1994–present
AwardsMedia Manager of Russia-2008


Tatyana Lysova was born on 18 March 1968 in Moscow, Soviet Union.[3]

She graduated from the Moscow Institute of Radio Engineering, Electronics and Automation (specialty "Applied Mathematics").[3]

From 1994 to 1995 she was a correspondent for the Kommersant newspaper. From 1995 to 1999 she was the editor of the companies department of the Expert magazine.[3]

Since 1999 she worked as the editor of the Energoresursy (Russian: Энергоресурсы) department of the Vedomosti newspaper.[3] From January 2000 to December 2002 she held the position of deputy editor-in-chief, and then – first deputy editor-in-chief, from spring to December 2002 – chief editor, and from December 2002[4] to 2007 – editor-in-chief of Vedomosti.

Since April 2007 Tatyana was the editorial director and headed the development strategy of the company Business News Media, which published Vedomosti.[3][5][6]

From March 2010 to May 2017 she was the editor-in-chief of Vedomosti.[5][7][8] From April 2013 she was responsible for the website vedomosti.ru.[9] She was one of the authors of the internal rules of Vedomosti, those rules as a textbook on journalism was studied by employees of dozens of Russian media outlets.[10][11]

From January 2018 to December 2019 she worked as deputy chief editor of the Interfax political information service.[10][11][12]

In January 2020, she became the first deputy chief editor of the Meduza newspaper.[10][11]


  1. ^ Sometimes transcribed to English as Tatiana


  1. ^ "About Meduza". Meduza. Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  2. ^ "Национальная премия в области медиабизнеса 2008" [National Media Business Award 2008]. media-manager.ru (in Russian). Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  3. ^ a b c d e "Биография Татьяны Лысовой" [Biography of Tatyana Lysova]. RIA Novosti (in Russian). 3 March 2020. Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  4. ^ "У "Ведомостей" – новый редактор" [Vedomosti has a new editor]. Vedomosti (in Russian). 16 December 2002. Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  5. ^ a b ""Ведомости" сменили главного редактора" [Vedomosti changed its editor-in-chief]. Lenta.ru (in Russian). 2 March 2010. Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  6. ^ "В газете "Ведомости" сменился главный редактор" [The editor-in-chief of the Vedomosti newspaper has been replaced]. NEWSru (in Russian). 15 March 2007. Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  7. ^ Devitt, Polina (22 March 2017). Evans, David (ed.). "Russian business newspaper Vedomosti appoints new editor". Reuters. Retrieved 21 February 2021.
  8. ^ "Что говорят о возможной смене главреда "Ведомостей". Собрали все версии" [What they say about the possible change of the editor-in-chief of Vedomosti. Collected all versions]. BBC Russian Service (in Russian). 13 February 2020. Retrieved 21 February 2021.
  9. ^ "«Ведомости» назвали нового главу сайта газеты" [Vedomosti named the new head of the newspaper's website]. Lenta.ru (in Russian). 10 April 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2021.
  10. ^ a b c Kolpakov, Ivan (13 January 2020). "Former «Vedomosti» editor-in-chief Tatiana Lysova joins «Meduza» as first deputy editor-in-chief". Meduza. Retrieved 21 February 2021.
  11. ^ a b c Kolpakov, Ivan (13 January 2020). "Бывший главред «Ведомостей» Татьяна Лысова стала первым заместителем главного редактора «Медузы»" [Former editor-in-chief of Vedomosti Tatyana Lysova became first deputy chief editor of Meduza]. Meduza (in Russian). Retrieved 21 February 2021.
  12. ^ "Шеф-редактором службы политической информации "Интерфакса" назначена Татьяна Лысова" [Tatyana Lysova appointed chief editor of the Interfax political information service]. Interfax (in Russian). 1 March 2018. Retrieved 21 February 2021.

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