Managing Director, Troika Dialog Group
Andrei Sharonov was appointed Managing Director, Troika Dialog Group in July 2007. Before joining Troika Dialog, Andrei Sharonov held the position of State Secretary/ Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade of the Russian Federation. Mr. Sharonov had been working at the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade for 10 years, of which 9 years he was Deputy Minister. Prior to that, from 1992 through 1996 Andrei Sharonov held the position of Chairman of the Russian Federation Youth Committee. He began his career in Public Administration in 1991 as Chairman of Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic State Committee for youth policy and had been people’s deputy of the USSR from 1989 through 1991. Since 2008, Andrei Sharonov has been Member of the Board of Directors of Russian Railways, OGK-2, RusGidro (GidroOGK), FGC UES, Aeroflot and Member of the RF Ministry of economic development Advisory Board for new technology zones. Andrei Sharonov graduated from Ufa State Aviation Institute in 1986 and received his degree in law from the Russian President’s Academy of Civil Service in 1996. He is a Master of Sociological Science.