General Director of the Foundation — Yury Volkov

He directs and manages the current activities of the Foundation. The Director is supervised by the Board and the Board of Guardians. Formal description of powers one can find in the Articles of Association.

Yuri Volkov was born in 1955. In 1978 he graduated from the Department of Control and Applied Mathematics of MIPT. Then Yury Volkov joined the Institute of Control Sciences of the USSR Academy of Sciences as an engineer, junior researcher. In 1986 Volkov successfully defended his thesis and received the degree of the Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences. Almost simultaneously he began his teaching activity in combination in MIPT (base chair of system analysis). In 1992 he became an assistant professor of economics and management chair. Since 1997, Yury worked as deputy head of the chair of economy system analysis. Since 2002 he is vice-rector for academic affairs and supplementary education at MIPT. He has more than 40 scientific publications.