Professor, Director of the Higher School of Law National Research University Higher School of EconomicsDSc (Business Administration) (IEMI, Paris) Head of Executive Programme in Sports Management HSE/FIFA/CIES at FIFA/CIES International University Network. Deputy Chairman of the Expert Council for Further Vocational Education, Corporate Training and Further Adult Training under the State Duma Committee for Science and Education. Vice-President of the National Association of Educational Facilities HR Specialists Sodeistvie. Expert of the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Russian Federation. Award winner in the Science and Technology for Education Contest held by the Government of Moscow. Dmitry Kuznetsov was part of the team developing Strategy 2020. He has authored over 80 studies in human resource management and employment and labour law.Member of the editorial boards of the following journals: Joint Stock Company: matters of corporate management; Sports: economics, law and management; HR Expert. In 2000, Dmitry Kuznetsov graduated from Kutafin Moscow State Law University in Law, and in 2004 he gained a CSc in Employment and Labour Law and Social Security Law at the Institute of Legislation and Comparative Law. Member of the Russian Association of Lawyers. Mr. Kuznetsov has been awarded a certificate of merit by the Council of the Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.