Graduated from the History Faculty of Lomonosov Moscow State University and Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO. Candidate of Sociology and entrepreneur, he worked as Vice President of Faberlic, the only Russian-based company to be in top 100 cosmetics and perfumery businesses in the world. Later he supervised the ‘My First Business’ contest.
As Deputy Chief Executive Officer of ‘Russia – the Land of Opportunities’, Vladislav Davankov is in charge of both developing existing contests and searching for, designing, and implementing new projects.
‘Russia – the Land of Opportunities’ is an open platform that is going to include other events and contests. The company’s task is to build social lifts for our people of any age and occupation.
Hobbies: golf, strategy game Go.
Secretary-General, Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (From 2016 to 2019)