Council Members

  1. Eugeny Abov — Deputy Director General of Federal State Budget Institution Rossiyskaya Gazeta, Director of international multimedia project Russia Beyond the Headlines;
  2. Anatoly Adamishin — Honorary President of the Non-Governmental Organization "Association of Euro-Atlantic Cooperation", Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  3. Dmitry Afanasiev — Chairman of the Partners Committee of Egorov, Puginsky, Afanasiev and Partners law firm;
  4. Aleksandr Aksenenok — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  5. Vagit Alekperov — President of PJSC "LUKOIL";
  6. Anatoly Aleksandrov — Rector of Bauman Moscow State Technical University;
  7. Anatoly Antonov — Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation;
  8. Aleksey Arbatov — Head of the Center for International Security of IMEMO, RAS Full Member;
  9. Aleksandr Avdeev — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Holy See and RF Representative to the Sovereign Military Order of Malta;
  10. Petr Aven — Chairman of the Board of Directors of ABH Holdings S.A., Member of the Board of Directors of Alfa-Bank (Russia);
  11. Vladimir Baranovsky — Director of Center of the situational analysis at RAS, member of the Directorate of IMEMO RAS, RAS Full Member;
  12. Yury Baturin — Chief Research Fellow of the RAS Vavilov Institute of Natural History and Technology, RAS Corresponding Member;
  13. Aleksandr Belonogov — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  14. Roman Berdnikov — First Deputy General Director, PJSC ROSSETI;
  15. Aleksandr Bessmertnykh — President of the International Foreign Policy Association, Chairman of the Global Council of Foreign Ministers of Foreign Affairs, President of the Alumni Association of MGIMO-University;
  16. Viktor Blazheev — Rector of the Kutafin Moscow State Law Academy;
  17. Mikhail Bogdanov — Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation, Special Presidential Representative on the Middle East;
  18. Nikolay Borduzha — Secretary General of CSTO;
  19. Sergey Borisov — Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Nationwide Non-Governmental Organization of Small and Medium-Sized Business OPORA RUSSIA; Vice President of Sberbank for the small business development;
  20. Sergey Brilev — Deputy Director and Anchor, TV Channel "Rossiya" (RTR);
  21. Evgeny Buzhinsky — Chairman of PIR Center, Lieutenant-General (retired);
  22. Artur Chilingarov — State Duma Deputy, president of Interregional Public Organization "Association of polar explorers";
  23. Vladimir Chizhov — Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the European Union;
  24. Vladimir Chkhikvadze — Russian Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary;
  25. Aleksandr Chubaryan — Director of the RAS Institute of General History, RAS Full Member;
  26. Evgeny Chuprunov — Rector of the Lobachevsky Sate University of Nizhny Novgorod;
  27. Vladimir Davydov — Director of the RAS Institute of Latin America, RAS Corresponding Member;
  28. Oleg Demchenko — President of PJSC Irkut Corporation, General Director and Chief Designer of JSC A.S. Yakovlev Design Bureau;
  29. Andrey Denisov — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the People's Republic of China;
  30. Vladimir Dmitriev — Chairman of the Bank of Development and Foreign Trade (Vneshekonombank) State Corporation (2004-2016);
  31. Leonid Drachevsky — Executive Director, Gorchakov Foundation for Public Diplomacy Support;
  32. Sergey Dubinin — Member of Supervisory Council, member of the Staff and Сompensation Committee at PAO VTB Bank;
  33. Aleksandr Dynkin — Director of the IMEMO, RAS Full Member;
  34. Aleksandr Dzasokhov — Deputy Chairman, Commission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO;
  35. Aleksey Egorov — Senior Vice President, Communications and Government Relations PAO Severstal;
  36. Mikhail Fedotov — Advisor to the President of Russia, Chairman of the Council at the RF President for Development of Civil Society and Human Rights;
  37. Vladimir Filippov — Rector of Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia;
  38. Vladislav Fronin — Editor-in-Chief of Rossiyskaya Gazeta daily;
  39. Andrey Fursenko — Aide to the President of the Russian Federation;
  40. Eduard Galazhinsky — Rector of the Tomsk National Research State University;
  41. Filaret Galchev — Chairman of the Board of EUROCEMENT Group Holding;
  42. Evgeny Gavrilenkov — Matrix Capital partner, professor at Higher School of Economics;
  43. Herman Gref — Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Board of Sberbank of Russia;
  44. Vladimir Grigoryev — Deputy Director of the Federal Agency on Media and Mass Communications;
  45. Ruslan Grinberg — Academic Director of the RAS Institute of Economics, RAS Corresponding Member;
  46. Aleksey Gromyko — Director of the Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IE RAS), Head of the Center for British Studies, RAS Corresponding Member;
  47. Mikhail Gusman — First Deputy Director General of ITAR-TASS Information Agency;
  48. Vitaly Ignatenko — President of World Russian Press Foundation (WARP Foundation), professor;
  49. Vladislav Inozemtsev — Director, Centre for Post-Industrial Studies (Moscow);
  50. Sergey Ivanets — Rector of the Far Eastern Federal University (2012–2016);
  51. Igor Ivanov — Professor of MGIMO-University of the RF MFA, RAS Corresponding Member;
  52. Gleb Ivashentsov — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  53. Pavel Kadochnikov — President of the Fund ”Centre for Strategic research” Moscow;
  54. Sergey Karaganov — Dean of the Department of World Economics and World Politics of the National Research University-Higher School of Economics;
  55. Grigory Karasin — State Secretary, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation;
  56. Ulvi Kasimov — Chairman of the Board of Directors of IQ One company;
  57. Sergey Katyrin — President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation;
  58. Vladimir Kazimirov — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  59. Irina Khaleeva — Doctor of pedagogical Sciences, professor, member of the Russian Academy of Education;
  60. Aleksandr Khlunov — General Director of the Russian Scientific Fund;
  61. Sergey Kislyak — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the United States of America;
  62. Andrey Klemeshev — Rector of Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University;
  63. Andrey Klepach — Deputy Chairman (chief economist) of the Board of Vnesheconombank;
  64. Andrey Kokoshin — Dean of the World Politics Department of Lomonosov Moscow State University, RAS Full Member;
  65. Viktor Koksharov — Rector of the Urals Federal University named after the First Russian President B.N. Yeltsyn;
  66. Andrey Kolosovsky — Director of Legal and Corporate Affairs at Microsoft Russia, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  67. Mikhail Komissar — Director General of Interfax Information Agency;
  68. Mikhail Konarovsky — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  69. Valentin Korabelnikov — General of the Army;
  70. Andrey Kortunov — Director General of the Russian International Affairs Council;
  71. Konstantin Kosachev — Chairman of the International Affairs Committee of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation;
  72. Mikhail Kovalchuk — President of Russian Scientific Center Kurchatov Institute, RAS Corresponding Member;
  73. Evgeny Kozhokin — Vice Rector for Research of the MGIMO-University of the RF MFA;
  74. Nikolay Kropachev — Rector of the St. Petersburg State University;
  75. Elena Kudryashova — Rector of the Lomonosov Northern (Arctic) Federal University;
  76. Anatoly Kulikov — Army General;
  77. Aleksey Kuzmichev — Shareholder, Alfa Group Consortium;
  78. Yaroslav Kuzminov — Rector of the National Research University-Higher School of Economics;
  79. Sergey Lavrov — Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Chairman of Board of Trustees of RIAC;
  80. Sergey Lebedev — Chairman of the Executive Committee – Executive Chairman of the CIS, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  81. Dmitry Livanov — Special Presidential Representative for Trade and Economic Relations with Ukraine;
  82. Vladimir Lukin — President of the Russian Paralympic Committee;
  83. Fyodor Lukyanov  — Editor-in-Chief of Russia in Global Affairs magazine, Chairman of the Presidium of the Council for Foreign and Defense Policy;
  84. Sergey Luzyanin — Director of RAS Institute for Far Eastern Studies;
  85. Ziyavudin Magomedov — Chairman of the Board of Directors of the "Summa Group" LLC;
  86. Andrey Melville — Dean of Social Sciences Department at Higher School of Economics, professor;
  87. Georgy Mamedov — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  88. Artem Malgin — Vice Rector for general matters of the MGIMO-University;
  89. Mikhail Margelov — Vice President of Transneft, PJSC;
  90. Vladimir Mau — Rector of the RF Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration;
  91. Aleksey Meshkov — Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  92. Dmitry Mezentsev — Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Fund ”Centre for Strategic research" Moscow, member of the Council of the Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  93. Evgenia Mikhaylova — Rector of the North-Eastern Federal University;
  94. Svetlana Mironuk — Vice-president and the head of communications of Sberbank;
  95. Andrey Molchanov — Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Strategy and Investment Committee at PJSC LSR Group;
  96. Igor Morgulov — Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation;
  97. Igor Morozov — Senator, member of the Council of the Federation Committee for Foreign Affairs;
  98. Farit Mukhametshin — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Moldova;
  99. Vitaly Naumkin — Academic Director of the RAS Institute for Oriental Studies, RAS Full Member;
  100. Aleksandr Nekipelov — Director of the Moscow School of Economics of the Lomonosov Moscow State University, RAS Full Member;
  101. Vyacheslav Nikonov —  Chairman of the Duma’s Committee on Education, Dean of Public Administration Faculty of the Moscow State University;
  102. Armen Oganesyan — Editor-in-Chief of "International Affairs" journal;
  103. Yury Osipov — Full Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences;
  104. Aleksey Ostrovsky — Governor of the Smolensk Region;
  105. Aleksandr Panov — Chief Research Fellow of the Institute for U. S. and Canadian Studies, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  106. Dmitry Peskov — Deputy Head of the RF Presidential Administration, Press Secretary of the RF President;
  107. Efim Pivovar — President of Russian State University for the Humanities, RAS Full Member;
  108. Yury Pivovarov — Director of the RAS Institute of Scientific Information in Humanities, RAS Full Member;
  109. Sergey Plekhanov — Chairman of the Committee for International Ties of the Moscow branch of the Russian Writers’ Union;
  110. Ivan Polyakov — Director General of the Omsk Manufacturing Association "Popov Radio Manufacturing Plant";
  111. Sergey Prikhodko — Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, Chief of Staff of the Government Executive Office;
  112. Aleksey Pushkov — Member of the Committee on defense and security of The Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation;
  113. Grigory Rapota — State Secretary of the Union State of Russia and Belarus;
  114. Sergey Razov — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in the Italian Republic and in the Republic of San Marino;
  115. Sergey Rogov — Academic Director of the RAS Institute of US and Canada, RAS Full Member;
  116. Sergey Ryabkov — Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation;
  117. Viktor Sadovnichy —Rector of the Lomonosov Moscow State University, RAS Full Member;
  118. Andrey Sakharov — Councilor of the RAS, RAS Corresponding Member;
  119. Yury Shafranik — Founder and Board Chairman of International Group Soyuzneftegaz;
  120. Aleksandr Shokhin — President of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs;
  121. Dmitry Shugaev — Deputy Director General of the Rostekhnologii State Corporation;
  122. Mikhail Shvydkoy — Special Representative of Russian President on International Cultural Cooperation, Ambassador-at-Large;
  123. Margarita Simonyan — Editor-in-Chief of Russia Today TV channel, editor-in-chief of international news agency "Rossiya Segodnya";
  124. Nikolay Skvortsov — Dean of the Faculty of Sociology of St. Petersburg State University;
  125. Valentin Sobolev — Colonel General;
  126. Nikolay Spassky — Deputy Director General of Rosatom State Company for International Affairs, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  127. Petr Stegny — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  128. Sergey Stepashin — Chairman of the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society, President of the Russian Association of International Cooperation;
  129. Valentina Tereshkova — State Duma Deputy, Deputy Chair of the Committee for International Affairs, Cosmonaut;
  130. Valery Tishkov — Director of the RAS Miklukho-Maklai Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, RAS Full Member;
  131. Boris Titov — Presidential Commissioner for Entrepreneurs' Rights;
  132. Vladimir Titov — First Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation;
  133. Anatoly Torkunov — Rector of Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University) of the RF MFA, RAS Full Member, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  134. Aleksandr Torshin — Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation;
  135. Dmitry Trenin  — Director of the Carnegie Moscow Center;
  136. Vyacheslav Trubnikov — Member of the Board of Directors of the IMEMO, General of the Army, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  137. Yury Ushakov — Aide to the President of the Russian Federation, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  138. Evgeny Vaganov — Rector of Siberian Federal University (SFU), RAS Full Member;
  139. Aleksey Vasilyev — Honorary President of the Institute for African Studies of the RAS, RAS Full Member;
  140. Stanislav Voskresensky — Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation;
  141. David Yakobashvili — President of the Russian-American Council of Business Cooperation.
  142. Igor Yurgens — President of the All-Russian Insurance Association, Member of the Board of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs;
  143. Andrey Zagorsky — Director of IMEMO Department of Disarmament and Conflict Resolution;
  144. Yury Zubakov — Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation;
  145. Vitaly Zhurkin — Director Emeritus of the RAS Institute of Europe, RAS Full Member.