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Ruben VARDANYAN Impact Investor and Social Entrepreneur, RVVZ Foundation - Ruben Vardanyan and Veronika Zonabend Family Foundation, Moscow


1986-1988 Service in the Soviet Armed Forces
1985-1992 Studies of economics, Moscow State University
1991-1992 Expert, Primary Placement Department Head, Troika Dialog
1992-2012 Executive Director, President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Troika Dialog Group
2001 Executive Education, Harvard Business School
2002-2004 Chief Executive Officer, Rosgosstrakh
2006-2011 Founder and President, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO
since 2007 Founder, RVVZ Foundation - Ruben Vardanyan and Veronika Zonabend Family Foundation
2012-2015 Managing Director, Sberbank CIB
since 2012 Advisor to the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Sberbank
since 2013 Founding partner and President, LLC VARDANYAN, BROITMAN AND PARTNERS
since 2015 Co-Founder, Aurora Humanitarian Initiative


Board member, SIBUR Holding, Russia's and Eastern Europe's leading petrochemicals firm, since 2011
Member of the Economic Advisory Board, IFC - International Finance Corporation, the private-sector arm of the World Bank Group, since 2014
Chairman of the Board, SOLLERS, leading Russian automotive company, since 2016
Member of the Board of Trustees, Investment and Venture Fund of the Republic of Tatarstan, since 2016


Entered the list of "100 Global Leaders of Tomorrow", World Economic Forum, Davos (2001)
Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Ernst & Young Russia (2004)