1991, graduate, Moscow State Linguistic University; 2003, Executive MBA, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago. Over 15 years' experience in strategic development, client service, government and corporate affairs. Since 1995, with Ernst & Young, Moscow; currently, CIS Managing Partner; responsible for development and growth in CIS. Actively involved with Foreign Investment Advisory Council, Russia. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum. Head, Entrepreneur of the Year programme, Russia. Member of the Board: American Chamber of Commerce, Russia; various charities. Included in top 100 young Russian leaders, "Presidential Reserve" (2009).