From 2003 Mr. Velder worked as Attorney assistant at CB Richard Ellis international consulting company.
In 2004 he started working in Investments Project Financing at AK BARS Bank.
From 2010 to 2015 Mr. Velder worked as Managing Director of Investment Business Department coordinating projects in DCM including alternative finance. He coordinated the establishment of Financial Institutes Division and Investor Relations at AK BARS Bank.
Since March 2016 Mr. Velder has been Managing Director for Strategy, Innovations and Corporate Communications.
Since 2014 he has been a member of Supervisory Board of INNOPOLIS Special Economic Zone.
Since 2017 he has been Visiting Professor at Innopolis University.
In 2002 Mr. Velder graduated from Kazan State University with a diploma of Specialist in Civil and International Law; later earned his PhD in Legal mechanism of personal data protection.
In 20022003 Mr. Velder received scholarship in Legal protection of privacy and personal data in EU at University of Amsterdam.
In 20052006 he completed the course on Investment Management at CCIM Institute.
In 20112013 he graduated from MBA programme at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Letter of appreciation from the Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Tatarstan for his dedicated work, high professionalism and significant personal contribution in the development of banking business (26 November 2008).
Letter of appreciation from the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Tatarstan for the his dedicated work and major contributions to development of the banking sector in the Republic of Tatarstan. (13 December 2010).
Medal for Honourable Service from AK Bars Bank.