Founding Partner, Vice-Chairman of the International Advisory Board of the Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO, Chairman of SKOLKOVO IEMS Supervisory Board
Ruben Vardanyan, an entrepreneur and philanthropist, is President of LLC Vardanyan, BROITMAN AND PARTNERS and co-founder of RVVZ Family Foundation. He is a Founding Partner and Vice-Chairman of the International Advisory Board of Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO, as well as Chairman of the SKOLKOVO Institute for Emerging Market Studies and Chairman of the Expert Council of the school’s Wealth Transformation Center. Mr. Vardanyan served as President of Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO until 17.09.2011. Biography
Dean of the Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO, Vice-Chairman of SKOLKOVO IEMS Supervisory Board
Andrei Sharonov has extensive public and business experience, including as Deputy Mayor of Moscow for economic issues, First Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Economy of the Russian Federation and Chairman of Russia’s largest private investment bank. In addition, he heads the Executive Committees of Moscow Urban Forum and Open Innovations Forum. Biography
Chairman of SKOLKOVO IEMS Management Committee
Karl Johansson is a former CIS Sub-Area Managing Partner at Ernst &Young Moscow responsible for the development and expansion of EY’s practice in the CIS region. He is an acknowledged international expert in financial services, strategic management and business development. Mr. Johansson actively participates in the Foreign Investment Advisory Council in Russia and in other initiatives to improve the investment climate in Russia.
Member of SKOLKOVO IEMS Management Committee, SKOLKOVO IEMS Research Mentor
Vladimir Preobrajensky is a professor of strategy and finance in the SKOLKOVO EMBA, MBA and executive education programmes. He has served as CFO for major NYSE listed Russian corporations in coal, energy, telecom and consumer goods, and as a director for the independent Russian research group Scenarios for Russia. Mr. Preobrajensky is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Agate Fund, which provides support for young entrepreneurs.