Company: Skolkovo Foundation
Title: Vice President, Chief Operating Officer for Education and Research
Location: Russian Federation
Fields of operation: Science
Since November 2010 Oleg Alekseev is the Vice President of the Skolkovo Foundation, Chief Operating Officer for Education and Research. He is responsible for Research and Educational projects of the Skolkovo Foundation (Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (SkolTech), Open University of Skolkovo (OpUS) and “School Skolkovo”), collaboration with universities and the Russian Academy of Sciences and creation of innovative environment and culture of Skolkovo. He is a member of the Steering Committee of the Smart City Program and Steering Committee of the collaboration between SkolTech and MIT. Member of the Management Board of the Foundation. He graduated from Moscow State Historical Archives Institute. In 1992 Oleg Alekseev established and chaired a consulting company called IMS that specialized in creating city/region/company development programs. He combined business with project work in a state city planning institute and headed the expert board of the Russian Local Government Council. In 2002 headed the Center for Strategic Research of the Volga Federal District. From 2003 to 2010 he was Director of Human Resources and Corporate Relations and Member of the Management Board in Renova Group.