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 — Member of the Board of Directors of Transneft, JSC, Special Representative to the President of the Russian Federation on International Cooperation in the Arctic and Antarctic;
  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 Strategy and Corporate Governance Committee at VTB Bank. Head of the Finance and Credit Department at the Moscow State University Faculty of Economics;
  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 — Chief Economist of Sberbank CIB investment company, 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;
  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 — President of the Far Eastern Federal University;
  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 — Research Director of Russian APEC Studies Centre, Vice Rector for Research of the Russian Foreign Trade Academy;
  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 — Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation;
  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 — Acting 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 — Counsellor – Chief of the Rector’s Office 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 — 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 Executive Committee in 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 Corresponding 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 — Head of State Duma Committee on International Affairs, 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, Russian Federation Minister of Culture in 2000-2004;
  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 — Member of the State Duma of Russian Federal Assembly, 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.