Country Managing Partner, Russia
Alexander Ivlev is Country Managing Partner for Russia and CIS Sub-Area Leader for Accounts, Industries and Business Development at Ernst & Young. He also coordinates the work of the Foreign Investment Advisory Council in Russia and Ukraine, part of Ernst & Young's commitment to the CIS business community, as well as the regional leader for the Entrepreneur of the Year (EOY) programme in the CIS, which recognizes the achievements and contributions of outstanding entrepreneurs. Ivlev has over 15 years of experience in sales and marketing, with specialization in brand management, business planning and strategies, business development and external relation policies. Since 2012, he has led the Enhancing the Regulatory Environment for Business Task Force under the auspices of the National Entrepreneurial Initiative for Improving the Investment Climate in Russia. He is Member of the Russian Business Academy Award ?Aristos?. In 2009, Ivlev was nominated by the Russian president as one of the top 100 Russian young leaders. He holds an MBA from the University of Chicago's business school.