A socially oriented non-financial development institution and a major organizer of nationwide and international conventions; exhibitions; and business, public, youth, sporting, and cultural events.

The Roscongress Foundation is a socially oriented non-financial development institution and a major organizer of nationwide and international conventions; exhibitions; and business, public, youth, sporting, and cultural events. It was established in pursuance of a decision by the President of the Russian Federation.

The Foundation was established in 2007 with the aim of facilitating the development of Russia’s economic potential, promoting its national interests, and strengthening the country’s image. One of the roles of the Foundation is to comprehensively evaluate, analyse, and cover issues on the Russian and global economic agendas. It also offers administrative services, provides promotional support for business projects and attracting investment, helps foster social entrepreneurship and charitable initiatives.

Each year, the Foundation’s events draw participants from 208 countries and territories, with more than 15,000 media representatives working on-site at Roscongress’ various venues. The Foundation benefits from analytical and professional expertise provided by 5,000 people working in Russia and abroad.

The Foundation works alongside various UN departments and other international organizations, and is building multi-format cooperation with 173 economic partners, including industrialists’ and entrepreneurs’ unions, financial, trade, and business associations from 78 countries worldwide, and 188 Russian public organizations, federal and legislative agencies, and federal subjects.

The Roscongress Foundation has Telegram channels in Russian t.me/Roscongress, English – t.me/RoscongressDirect, and Spanish t.me/RoscongressEsp. Official website and Information and Analytical System of the Roscongress Foundation: roscongress.org.

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Alexander Medvedev

Alexander Medvedev

Deputy Chairman of the Management Board, Gazprom; General Director, Football Club Zenit
Biography
Alexander Medvedev was born on August 14, 1955 in Shakhtersk, Sakhalin Oblast.

Education

Alexander Medvedev graduated from Moscow Physics and Technology Institute majoring in Automated Control Systems.

He has a PhD in Economics.

Alexander Medvedev is a full-fledged member of the International Academy of Investment and Construction Economics.

Professional experience

1978–1989 Employee of the International Economic Relations Department of the Global Economy and International Relations Institute of the USSR Academy of Sciences; later on – Senior Researcher, Acting Head of Sector, Academic Secretary of the Comprehensive Program for Sci-Tech Development of the USSR under the USSR Academy of Sciences and the State Committee for Science and Technology.

1989–1991 Director of Donau-Bank AG, Managing Director of Inter Trade Consult GmbH (Austria) branch.

1991–1996 Director of IMAG Investment Management & Advisory Group GmbH (Austria).

1997–1998 Vice President of Vostochnaya Neftyanaya Kompaniya (Eastern Oil Company).

1998–2002 Director of IMAG Investment Management & Advisory Group GmbH (Austria).

2002–2005 Member of the Management Committee of Gazprom, Director General of Gazexport.

2005–2008 Deputy Chairman of the Management Committee, Gazprom; Director General of Gazexport (since November 1, 2006 – Gazprom export).

2008–2014 Deputy Chairman of the Management Committee, Gazprom; Director General of Gazprom export; President – Chairman of the Kontinental Hockey League Executive Board.

2014 Deputy Chairman of the Management Committee, Gazprom; President – Chairman of the Kontinental Hockey League Executive Board.

Since 2014 Deputy Chairman of the Management Committee, Gazprom.