Russia is home to a variety of innovative technology startups (see here and here for coverage of new...
Hoffmann is a member of the board of the Petersburg Dialogue and executive member of the board of the German-Russian Forum.
King's College, London
Professor Keith Hoggart FKC is vice principal (External Relations) at King’s College London. Hoggart’s external relations remit includes the development of the College’s global networks of research and collaboration, providing academic leadership on partnerships with key international institutions, student recruitment and exchanges and promoting the College’s achievements to a global audience.
Martin Howe is chief executive of Global Immersion, leading the business with more than 30 years of experience in managing and directing in high value technology markets. He has held senior roles at Electrosonic and Barco and has extensive experience in engineering design, international project management, customer service, operations, sales and marketing. Howe’s career has seen him deliver more than £240 million ($396 million) of successful business to market on every continent. He led the management buyout from SEOS (since acquired by Rockwell Collins) to form Global Immersion in 2007.
Elena Ivanova graduated from Moscow State Technical University of Civil Aviation (MSTUCA) with honors and is currently obtaining a MBA degree at City Business School in Moscow. Since graduating from university, Elena has been working at major IT companies. During this period, she has participated in processing and the installation of company automation control system as Oracle senior adviser, as well as other projects that were implemented with her contribution in Russia and international markets. Mom’s School is devoted to teaching parents and children via the Internet. As the project is...
Chris Ivey is an HFT entrepreneur and co-founder of financial technology company EquaMetrics Inc.
Russian American Foundation
Christine Jacobson is the Assistant Director of Youth Programming and PR/Marketing Development at Russian American Foundation.
International Music Manager's Forum
Peter Jenner is a music producer and Secretary General of the International Music Manager’s Forum. He is the former manager of Pink Floyd and The Clash.
The Walt Disney Company, Russia and CIS
Jigalova-Ozkan is managing director of The Walt Disney Company, Russia and CIS. Jigalova-Ozkan is responsible for driving the company’s development strategy as well as for coordination of all lines of the company’s business. The overseeing of the Walt Disney Co. global brands in the Russian market, expanding the existing businesses, and seeking out new business opportunities are also part of her responsibilities. Ms. Jigalova-Ozkan manages all sectors of the company's operations in Russia.
Natalya Kasperskaya holds a degree in applied mathematics from the Moscow Institute of Electronic Engineering and is the co-founder of Kaspersky Lab, where she was CEO from 1997-2007. She was elected to the post of Chairman of the Board of Directors at Kaspersky Lab in 2007, and since October of that year she has also been the CEO of InfoWatch, an innovative company developing unique technologies to protect corporate information from internal threats.