Member of Supervisory Council, Member of the Staff and Сompensation Committee at PAO VNB Bank.
Graduated from the Moscow State University Faculty of Economics. Doctor of Economics.
1973–1976: postgraduate studies.
1976–1991: lecturer, senior lecturer, senior research associate and associate professor at the Moscow State University Faculty of Economics.
1991–present: served in various governmental and non-governmental positions: Expert Aide to the President of the Soviet Union; Deputy Chairman of the State Committee on Interstate Relations; First Deputy Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation; Acting Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation; First Deputy Chairman of the Board of Imperial Bank; Member of the Gazprom Management Committee; Chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation; Deputy Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee.
2001–2008: Deputy Chairman of the Board at Unified Energy System of Russia, Member of the Board at Unified Energy System of Russia.
2005–2008: also worked as the Financial Director of Unified Energy System of Russia.
October 1, 2008–present: Member of the Board of Directors at VTB Capital.
Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal 36 (35%) Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions 27 (26%) While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution 22 (21%) Armed conflict still cannot be avoided 12 (12%) Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region 4 (4%) Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea 2 (2%)