Sergey Alexeev was born on October 16, 1947 in Leningrad. He graduated from the Plekhanov Mineral Resources Institute of Leningrad and has completed business courses in Hamburg (Germany) and Osaka (Japan).
From 1986 to 2012, he was Director General, JSC «Lenexpo».
From 2012 to 2014 he was Vice-President of «ExpoForum.»
Since 2014, Sergey Alexeev is currently Vice-President of «ExpoForum Internation».
Vice-chairman of the Council of Saint-Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Since 2005, Sergey Alexeev is Honorary Consul General of the Republic of the Philippines in Saint-Petersburg.
Sergey Alexeev has been the elected President of the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs (RUEF) since 1991. It is in his capacity as President of RUEF that his colleagues have selected him to a one year term as President of UFI beginning in November 2015.
He is Chairman of the Exhibition committee of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs.
Since 1999, vice Chair of the European Chapter.
Since 2008, he has been the Chair of the European Regional Chapter of UFI, the Global Association of Exhibition Industry.
He began his rotation on the UFI Presidential trio in November 2014 as UFI Incoming President and now he is Executive Vice President of UFI.
Awarded with state awards