Alexey Prazdnichnykh

Managing Director, Eurasia Competitiveness Institute (ECI)

MSc (Hons), Aerospace Eng.; PhD, Int'l Dev.; professional education programmes, Harvard Business School, Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Gov't, and The World Bank Institute. Managing Director, Eurasia Competitiveness Institute; has led and participated in int'l and nat'l research and multi-stakeholder policy initiatives. Partner, Strategy Partners Group. Leads Public Sector Practice. Has worked with sub-nat'l and nat'l gov't organizations, int'l organizations, leading business assoc. and private companies on competitiveness, economic development and public sector productivity issues.