Maria Tsarkova

Maria Tsarkova is a growth marketer with a track record of scaling start-ups in the UK & Europe and a successful fintech exit in her bag. Ex-Growth & Acquisition Lead at Tandem Bank, Maria holds an MSc in Strategic Marketing from Imperial College Business School.

She previously held in-house roles as Growth Lead at Loop Money, a London-based fintech startup; Djooky (, a global music fintech co-founded by Brian Malouf, a music industry veteran who produced Madonna and Michael Jackson. At Djooky, Maria Tsarkova created and executed a global digital marketing strategy driving a surge of 100,000 new users within six months.

Together with her co-founder Daria Partas, Maria Tsarkova releases a bi-weekly growth marketing newsletter where they cover a range of topics addressing the most pressing issues the founders face when it comes to building a future-proof public profile and finding levers of growth for their companies.

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Media about Maria Tsarkova

Maria's Journey: From Startup Intern to Founder
Unlocking GenZ Audiences