Our Faculty and Experts

Our Leaders Teach Leaders system successfully develops the world's best corporate training practices, strengthens the relationship between Corporate University programs and the needs of the Bank's business, and contributes to the high NPS of our programs. Each year, more than 400 of the Bank's key managers teach at Sberbank Corporate University, help to compile textbooks, and oversee project work.

Herman Gref
CEO, Chairman of the Executive Board of Sberbank
Alexander Vedyakhin
First Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of Sberbank
Lev Khasis
First Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of Sberbank
Yulia Chupina
Senior Vice President of Sberbank
Stanislav Kuznetsov
Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of Sberbank
Anatoly Popov
Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of Sberbank
Oleg Ganeev
Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of Sberbank
Sergey Lebed
Vice President, Head of the Cybersecurity Service of Sberbank
Andrey Kurpatov
Scientific Director of the Neuroscience and Human Behaviour Laboratory of Sberbank
Andrey Vanin
Senior Vice President, Head of the Ecosystem Development Unit (SberX) of Sberbank
Elena Kudryashova
Managing Director, Head of the Corporate Culture Development Unit of Sberbank
Dzhagir Dzhagirov
Senior Vice President of Sberbank

In 2015-2020, more than 100 top scientists and heads of leading organizations gave lectures and workshops at Sberbank Corporate University. We invite recognized world-class experts to share their experience. Every year, trainers and leaders of managerial thought — researchers and practitioners — introduce employees to innovations in the management of companies, governments, universities, healthcare, and sports.

Ray Dalio
Founder of Bridgewater Associates
Brett King
Author of the book Bank 2.0
John Tschohl
Founder of the Service Quality Institute
Ichak Adizes
Israeli and American writer and business consultant
Sadhguru
Mystic and founder of the Isha Foundation
Maria Kiseleva
Russian synchronized swimmer, three-time Olympic champion
Sergey Volkov
Cosmonaut
Vladimir Alekno
Soviet and Russian volleyball player, volleyball coach
Masaaki Imai
Author of the book "Kaizen. The Key to Japan's Competitive Success"
Brian Tracy
Author of several books and public speaker
Sergey Kravchenko
Vice President of Boeing
Yu-kai Chou
Entrepreneur, author of the book "Actionable Gamification: Beyond Points, Badges, and Leaderboards"
Yevgeny Dotsenko
Director of R&D at ARB Pro Group’s Institute of Training
Alexey Shchavelev
Training consultant, head of the Quality of Life Management practice at the Training Institute, Self-Management and Change Management teacher
Alexey Bogatov
Senior Managing Director – Director of the Integrated Risk Management Department
Andrey Shipilov
Professor at INSEAD, lecturer at University Study "Digital Transformation: Ecosystem and Platforms"
Ilya Tsetlin
Professor at INSEAD, Lecturer at University Study "Data-Based Decision Making"
Jörg Niessing
Professor INSEAD, Lecturer at University Study "Customer Experience Management"
Henrik Bresman
Professor at INSEAD, Lecturer at University Study "Teamwork"
Stanislav Shekshnia
Professor of Entrepreneurship Leadership, INSEAD, Lecturer at University Study "Self-Management and Change Management"
Anton Ovchinnikov
Professor at University Study "Organizational Management and Operations Management"

The experts of our 7 Academies and Schools are authors of more than 30 educational and analytical publications and teach on many of the Corporate University's priority programs. Around 200 internal trainers from among the Bank's employees undergo special training at our university and teach at the campus or at the sites of territorial banks.

Igor Baranov
Candidate of Economic Sciences, Associate Acting Dean, Vice-Dean Education and Research of Sberbank Corporate University
Tatiana Alexandrova
Head of the School of Risk Management
Olga Shcherbakova
Head of the School of Finance
Dmitry Zubtsov
Head of the Academy of Technology and Data
Irina Vakhrusheva
Academy of Leadership and Design Thinking
Philip Gavrilets
Academy of Leadership and Design Thinking
Elizaveta Pshenitsyna
Academy of Leadership and Design Thinking
Nadezhda Fomina
Head of the School of Sales and Client Business Departments
Anna Avital Basner
Center for Applied Research
Viacheslav Yurchenkov
Head of the Center for Advanced Learning Technologies
Alexey Lipchansky
Academy of Technology and Data
Anna Trutko
Academy of Leadership and Design Thinking
Andrey Krekhov
Academy of Technology and Data