Russian Investment Climate

Expert Opinion on the Russian Investment Climate

Viktor Vekselberg
Chairman of the Board at Skolkovo Foundation. Chairman of the Board of Directors of Renova Group.

Anatoly Chubais
CEO at ROSNANO. He is the mastermind of Russia’s first privatization program.

Stephen Cohen
Professor of Russian Studies and Politics at New York University and Princeton University. Also a well-known scholar and media commentator on Soviet and Russian history, contemporary Russian development and American-Russian relationships.

Peter Marber
Chief business strategist for emerging markets at HSBC Global Asset Management, and a faculty member at Columbia University since 1993. He is also a global analyst for CNN, CNBC, Reuters, Bloomberg, and the Wall Street Journal and has lectured at dozens of international conferences.
Rustam Minnikhanov
President of the Republic of Tatarstan.
Igor Karpovich
Head of Strategic Business Development at Sberbank.
Sergey Markov
Doctor of Political Science, political analyst. Co-Chairman of the National Strategic Council of Russia and a member of the Presidential Council for Facilitating the Development of Civil Society Institutions and Human Rights of the Russian Federation.
Axel Tillmann
CEO at RVC, LLC. with more than 25 years of entrepreneurial and senior-management experience in high-growth, venture-backed companies. Holds degrees in Electrical Engineering and Business Administration from Germany University Wuppertal.
Max Wolff
Economist specializing in international finance and macroeconomics. Publications on financial markets and macroeconomics appear regularly in Seeking Alpha, The Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Bloomberg, The BBC, Russia Today TV, and Al Jazeera English.