Mr. Ivanov is a Director of Independent Energy Fund, earlier has held positions of a CFO and a senior advisor of Rusatom Overseas, part of Rosatom State Corporation evaluating and developing projects 2013-2017, delivering competitive financing to multiple large-scale international nuclear projects. Managed financing arrangements for Fennovoima in Finland, Akkuyu in Turkey, Paks in Hungary for billions of dollars, large procurements with committed financing. Previously worked as a head of strategy and investments within the Uralsib Group, served at the boards of directors. Was involved in development, evaluation and negotiation of upstream projects in MENA countries as a head of the international business at Gazprom Neft; worked a CEO, board member, earlier a vp of Urals Energy, a Russian independent E&P oil company, worked on several private initiatives managing investments in the energy sector. Worked at Troika Dialog advisory, was one of the co-founders of Uralsib.
Vyacheslav Ivanov holds an MBA degree from William E. Simon Business School, University of Rochester, a BA degree from the University of Toronto, studied computer engineering at the Moscow Institute of Radioelectronics and Petroleum Engineering at the Imperial College, London. Mr. Ivanov is teaching a course Valuation Cases in M&A at the Masters of Science program at ICEF, Higher School of Economics in Moscow.