Alexander Afanasiev

Alexander Afanasiev was born on 12 January 1962 in Moscow.
In 1984 he graduated from the Moscow Finance Institute with a degree in International Economic Relations and holds a PhD in Economics.
Since 2011 he has been a member of the Moscow Exchange Board of Directors and a Chairman of the Executive Board from June 2012 till May 2019.
From 1998 to 2011, he worked at Bank WestLB Vostok (ZAO), a subsidiary of the German banking group WestLB AG, as a Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board.