Alexey is a management consultant and social entrepreneur based in Russia. He is the co-founding partner at IDRC, and responsible for designing & executing IDRC vision, strategy, and policy. He also guides the company's public relations.

As a co-founding member of The Civil Initiative for the Economic Development of Chelyabinsk Oblast, a non-profit economic-growth agency, and Sustainable Development Strategies, an affiliated strategy consultancy, he has been involved in a number of city- and corporate-level growth efforts and change initiatives.

Alexey’s international education, wide-ranging interests and expansive experience give him a unique perspective into how global companies and investors can best take advantages that Russia has to offer and also into how local companies may benefit from international standards and trends. He has expertise in local economic development, strategic planning, and general management.