Rus Eng
19 May 2018

Business education is not only about getting a degree,
it`s about networking and business opportunities you get.
Executive MBA Wanted unites best business schools from the Financial Times rankings,
top Russian companies, and business representatives.


Executive MBA WANTED — is closed VIP meeting for top managers, businessmen and business owners. This project unites business school representatives from Financial Times rankings, top Russian companies and business representatives. This is the fusion of intelligence, communication, business and networking. Participation is free, registration is required.

After registration, our manager will contact you after registration to give more details and confirm your participation.


Dolce Loft
Родчельская 15 к 8, Moscow
15:45 - 21:00

Registration is for free


Representatives of business schools will talk about the importance of MBA education in the Russian business

Speakers, professors and successful graduates of the world's best business schools will touch on important topics in the development of their business, themselves and the team

Possibility to establish business contacts, meet new business partners and establish personal contact with representatives of business schools


Seminars about business and importance of education from representatives of business schools, graduates, professors.

You will receive structured information about MBA and its importance in business life in general.


Cocktail and informal communication between participants and representatives of business schools from the best EMBA programs.

Personal meetings with representatives of the business school.

Schedule a meeting
List of schools

Event will be useful for :

1. Top managers, founders of companies and entrepreneurs.

2. HR-managers and representatives of Executive search companies.

3. Everyone interested in business education.



Roman Stepanov
ESCP Europe alumni

Director of products Youla.Verticals in the Group (LSE: MAIL). Expert in product management, marketing and business intelligence.
A product, marketing, and strategy leader with 18 years of experience in internet and telecom companies, including 9 years in fast-paced start-up environment. A 2019 EMBA graduate of the ESCP Europe (top-10 program worldwide).

From 2015 developed Consumer Marketing Strategy, Business plan, and Annual Regional Budget for VEON. Managed and mentored 25-person team. Conducted number of training courses for VEON employees.

Starting from May 2016 designed and executed marketing strategy that led AM.RU to gaining 3rd position in the automotive classified advertising market. Acquisition by Mail.Ru Group followed in next 12 months.


Joel McConnell
Director for Europe and Central Asia at IE Business School

Specialist in business development and product management with 12-year of international experience. Responsible for a team of 25 professionals, for overall commercial results, institutional relationships and branding initiatives in Europe and Central Asia. Experience includes the areas of financial services, pharmaceuticals, technology and education management. He speaks three languages fluently, has a Master's degree, an MBA, and has also completed the Executive Development program at Luxury Management in IE Business School.

Veronique Carresse
Manages the program, the admissions and the business development of SKEMA` Executive MBA

How can SKEMA Executive MBA help you manage your self and leverage your glocal* skills. 
(*glocal: contraction of global and local)

She has spent her life between France, the USA and the German part of Switzerland. After graduating with two master’s degrees in linguistics and economics and an MBA degree from HEC Paris, she started her career in corporate and investment banking in both Paris and New York City. She then joined the educational sector, where her areas of expertise focus on the mentoring and developing of high potential children and individuals, and the optimization of international educational paths. Véronique is also the proud mother of four children, between the age of 18 and 22.

Tamara Traba
Associate Director Business Development at ESADE Business & Law School

“7 ways to finance your Executive MBA”

Graduated on BBA with the expertise in Tourism Industry and Master Degree on International Affairs.

I have develop my career on the Sales & Marketing field, in the hospitality industry in Dublin, Oslo, London and Madrid.

Joined the educational sector 2 years ago, to help companies to identify training needs within their organizations and up-skill their most talented executives.

Alexey Katulevskiy
Direct Capital Solutions (Jersey), partner and head of startegy.
IMD Business School graduate
"ROI of an MBA"

As a founding partner, established a real estate management and investment advisory arm of Eurasia Logistics, member of Eurasia Group for Mr. Ablyazov, key shareholder of BTA Bank. Responsible for all legal, finance, IT, operations, risk management, corporate governance and compliance matters, fund structuring and transaction execution. Structured Jesrey, Luxemburg, Cyprus and Russian entities within Eurasia Capital, ensured multi-jurisdictional operational platform complying with fund regulators’ requirements, Big-4 tax and substance cleared. Implemented transparent corporate governance principles involving western-style independent directors, strategy, audit, and remuneration / nomination committees, checks-and-balances approach across multiple jurisdictions.

Tatiana Frolova
Customs Clearance Manager — PepsiCo

Professional manager with 12 years of experience in Supply Chain in Fast Moving Consumer Goods sector. Practical knowledge of International Trade Activities working as a customs clearance manager at Russian subsidiary of PepsiCo. Implemented the strategy of unassisted customs declaration, run Lean Six Sigma continuous improvement projects and supervised the global alignment of trade practices and regulatory compliance. Participated in business consulting for Russian Federal Customs Services to foster international trade development and the simplification of regulatory processes.

Previous background of working for a small startup project organizing international Logistics, Purchasing and Customer service for Russian major juice producers. Responsibility for sourcing strategy and Supply Chain Operations, developing solid relationships with international suppliers from all over the world. 

Seva Voronin  

E-commerce Strategy & Business Development at Colgate-Palmolive.

Graduated from Alliance Manchester Business School (Global Part-time MBA). 2006 studied at Plekhanov Russian University of Economics.

Joined Colgate Palmolive company at 2006 as Sales Representative. From 2006 to 2012 grew from junior to key account manager. Starting from 2012 Seva was a brand manager at Colgate Palmolive and in few years became Group Customer Development Manager. Seva is highly skilled in operations management, cross-functional Team Leadership and negotiations.

Andrew Tyler
PwC partner in Central and Eastern Europe,
Head of PwC Academies in Russia and Central and Eastern Europe

Mr. Tyler is a graduate of the University of Northumbria, UK, a member of ACCA (Association of Chartered Accountants of Great Britain).
He has been head of the PwC Academy in Russia since 2002, and heads the chair at the Finance University under the Government of the Russian Federation.

Andrew has 16 years of experience in corporate training. He led projects on the development of corporate programs of various orientations: open trainings on skills development, MBA programs, integrated educational solutions for top managers of organizations, implementation of large-scale HR-transformations in the company, etc.

Maxim Feldman

«Why should mature managers go back to school»
Director of MBA and Executive MBA programs in SKOLKOVO business school.
SKOLKOVO Executive MBA Graduate

From 1998 to 2012 he lived in Israel and worked in the telecommunications industry. He was engaged in the promotion of telecommunications solutions in the Russian market, introducing high-tech products in the network of telecom operators such as Rostelecom, MTS, VimpelCom, and others. He founded a company that provides consulting services of promotion the high-tech solutions in the European, the Middle East, and African markets.

Having sold the company, Maxim Feldman returned to Russia and entered the SKOLKOVO Executive MBA program. Later he joined the team of the business school as the head of customer relations department. Since 2017, he headed the block of degree programs including launching the program EMBA for Eurasia region.

Igor Bondar

Entrepreneur, CEO WOODROOT, business coach Author of the SOFT SKILLS development course.

Event moderator

Igor has an experience of speaking to a large audience (100-600 people), participating radio- and TV-broadcasts. The author of online courses. TEDx speaker. Igor designed more than 80 educational programs: both open and corporate. There are online, offline and blended educational formats. Igor’s portfolio counts more than 30 Russian and foreign companies-clients. Regularly Igor participates the federal and international conference and forums all over the country.

WOODROOT - is an educational platform for business. We realize full cycle of the educational process. We design educational courses, training, workshops, brainstorms, consulting for business since 2012. We help companies to create talent development framework, analyze and optimize business processes, create the environment for best practice’s exchange.


 15:45 - 16:00

 Welcome drink and snack

 16:15 - 16:30

 Maxim Feldman — Skolkovo Moscow School of Managment

 16:30 - 17:00

 Joel McConnell — IE Business School

 17:00 - 17:30

 Veronique Carresse — SKEMA Business School

 15:45 - 16:00

  Tamara Traba — ESADE Business School 

 Coffee break

 18:30 - 19:00

 Svetlana Chekalova — IMD Business School

 19:00 - 19:30

 Roman Stepanov — ESCP Business School

 19:30 - 20:00

 Tatyana Frolova — Alliance Manchester Business School

 20:00 - 20:30

 Workshop from Andrew Tyler — PwC partner in Central and Eastern Europe 

 MBA25 Networking party

Все участники смогут поучаствовать в розыгрыше ценных призов:

Free Campus Inspiration Tour
from MBA25

50% discount on management tour from the company FastForward

Certificate from the company MBA Strategy for GMAT preparation

Business literature from a book partner

50% discount on the seminar from PwC course

6 of the best business schools in the world

Networking and the business environment

Informal communication between participants, representatives of schools and companies

Structured information about the importance of MBA education for business


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