IPSEF Speakers

Andrey Barkin

Director, SKOLKOVO Education Development Centre. Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO

Andrey Barkin has a wide experience of work in the world strategic consulting and head’s the SKOLKOVO Education Development Centre. He has dealt with questions of innovative strategies, with complex international investment deals. He had been building business and analytical instruments in the companies like Monitor Group. Barkin has acquired wide practical experience, having started his career in the field of working with clients and developing the line of services in information business in Reuters. He has taken part in taking out the whole range of new and commercially successful intellectual decisions for corporate sector, financial markets and mass media to the markets of Russia and Eastern Europe. He has helped to start Moody’s Investors Services rating in Russia, which was the first investment rating of companies in our country. From 2007 Barkin had been working on national strategy of development and creation of policy in the sphere of human capital as well as on improving the competitiveness and attraction of investments in the government of Dubai, UAE.

Barkin has international experience of integration of government policy into life and also an experience in stimulating positive sentiment in society towards this policy, that helps to reach measurable economic and social results.