Previously, as head of the project financing department at JSC Creon Energy, Ruslan was assigned to private equity investment transactions and valuation of projects in the chemical sector.
Further, as a financial advisor for the key private client segment of CJSC Sberbank CIB, corporate subsidiary for Sberbank of Russia, he advised on private equity and capital markets transactions.
Ruslan achieved substantial financial trading advisory and asset management experience while working in senior trading, portfolio management and private banking positions at Citibank in Moscow and CJSC IFC SOLID.
Ruslan holds a Master of Science Degree in Economics and International Financial Economics from Warwick University, UK. Ruslan also achieved a Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Economics and Management from Aston Business School, UK. Ruslan is further certified by Federal Financial Markets Service of the Russian Federation as a certified broker, dealer and portfolio manager, as well as a certified investment fund, private and government pension fund manager.