Executive Director for the Russian Federation
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
1993, BA in Economics and 1996, JD (Hons), Moscow State Univ.; 1999, Executive Programme in Commercial Banking, Swiss Banking School; PhD in Economics, Moscow State Institute of Int'l Relations; 2009, AMP, HBS; 2011, MPA, Columbia Univ. 1992-99, with Ingosstrakh, Alfabank and Int'l Financial Co. 1999, joined Norilsk Nickel, resp. for restructuring RAO Norilsk Nickel and establishing a new public company, MMC Norilsk Nickel; 2005-06, responsible for successful consolidation and spin-off of gold mining assets and the establishment of Polyus Gold; 2007-08, President and Chief Executive Officer. 2009, President and CEO, Uralkali. Since 2011, Board Member and Executive Director, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. Recipient of numerous awards, including Order of Friendship and the Gratitude of the President of the Russian Federation.