Our core team:
Chief Executive Officer
Ilya, originally from Russian city of Novosibirsk, founded SIBEV in 2012. He has over 10 years of experience in areas of finance, budgeting, telecom, IT, international negotiations and forecasting processes, developing business plans and financial modelling, including the PPP development in the Russian regions.
He has Specialist degree in Applied Mathematics and Informatics obtained at Novosibirsk State University and is MSc.c in Science of Management at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.
Chief Knowledge Officer
Denis, originally from Russian city of Bryansk, joined SIBEV in 2013. He has over 7 years of experience in strategic and political consultancy, political risks analysis, knowledge management and research. He is expert at the Eurasia Competitiveness Institute and the European Geopolitical Forum. He published a book in 2008 and writes for the analytical media in Brussels and Moscow. He has BA in Political Science, MA in International Relations and is Ph.D.c in Political Science at the National Research University Higher School of Economics in Moscow.
Business Development Officer
Michiel, originally from Brugge in Belgium, joined SIBEV in 2013. He was responsible for the overall launch of the new mobile operator in Belgium and has extensive experience in PPP and sport business management. He has MA in Political Science at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and MA in Sport Management obtained at the Johan Cruyff Institute for Sport Studies (Amsterdam).