Igor Baranov — Vice Dean for Education and Research, SberUniversity
MBA (London Business School and Columbia Business School), MPA in Economic Policy Management (Columbia University), Ph.D. in Economics (St. Petersburg University of Economics).
Before joining SberUniversity, Igor was a consultant at McKinsey, London, and worked as First Deputy Dean and Associate Professor at St. Petersburg University Graduate School of Management. Visiting professor at the European School of Business (Germany) and Indian Institute of Management at Bangalore (India). In 2012-2014 Igor was also an Academic Director for joint Executive MBA programme with HEC-Paris, in 2014-2015 he was Advisor to the President at VTB Bank. Igor has chaired accreditation teams of The European Foundation for Management Development in UK, France, Ireland, China and other countries. Igor run applied research projects for federal government agencies in Russia, the World Bank and international research funds. He participated in consulting and corporate executive education programmes for global, British and Russian clients across a range of sectors, including VTB, Rosneft, Aeroflot, Russian Railwais, Rostelecom, IBM, Nestle and others.