Board of Trustees
Andrey R. Bokarev
Dmitry A. Pumpyansky
Georgiy S. Poltavchenko
Lyudmila A. Verbitskaya
Sergey V. Mikhailov
Vladimir I. Yakunin
Vladimir Ye. Fortov
Directors of the Fund
Ekaterina A. Gerus
Executive Director of the Fund Ekaterina Gerus is a financial expert with over 10 years of experience in the field of raising the capital, including charity purposes.
She worked in several investment banks and financial institutions in Russia, Ukraine, Germany and Great Britain where she was raising capital for commercial projects in different fields.
Her professional activity includes work in “Uralsib Bank” and “Renaissance Capital Bank” as well as in KPMG.
Since 2009 she has been working in the field of charity.
In 2009-2010 she was developing projects of social entrepreneurship in the Foundation of V.Alekperov “Our Future”.
In 2012-2013 she was in charge of the Endowment of the National Research Technological Institute “MISiS”.
She has a Master’s diploma in the field of international finances from CASS Business School in London. Also she has a diploma of the State Management University in Moscow.
Sergey Ye. Shcheblygin
Director of the Fund. Member of Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. In 1980 he got a diploma of the Moscow State University named after M.Lomonosov. In 1983 he finished the post-graduate school of the historical faculty of MSU. Candidate of Historical Sciences.
In December 2001 he became Senator of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. He represents the legislative body of the government of the Orel region. He was a member of the Committee on culture and Committee on natural monopoly. He was Deputy Chairman of Committee on education and science.
From May 2004 to 2005 he was a member of the Board of Directors of the All-Russian Bank of Reconstruction and Development.
Since January 2006 he has been President of the Foundation of St. Andrew the First-Called and the Centre of National Glory of Russia. He was awarded with the Order of Friendship, medal “To commemorate the 850th anniversary of Moscow”, Certificate of Merit from the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. In December 2001 he was bestowed the title of “Great Commodore of the Order of Christian Knights of the Holy Sepulcher”.