Andrey L. Kostin

President and Chairman of VTB Bank Management Board, Member of the Supervisory Council, Chairman of the Strategy and Corporate Governance Committee

Since 2002 VTB Bank: President and Chairman of the Management Board, Member of the Supervisory Council.

1996 Vnesheconombank: appointed Chairman by presidential executive order; term in office extended in 1999 for another three years.

1995 National Reserve Bank: elected First Deputy Chairman.

1993 – 1995 Imperial Bank: Deputy Head of Foreign Investment Department.

1979 – 1992 Diplomatic service at the USSR Consulate General in Australia (1979-1982) and Embassy to the UK (1985-1990).

1956 Born in Moscow.


Married, with children and a grandson.


Theater, arts, alpine skiing.


Information on vocational education

1979: Moscow State University. Degree: Economics. Major: Teaching political economy.


PhD in Economics (Decision No. 10 of the Dissertation Council, Finance Academy of the Russian Government dated 28 June 2001).

Andrey L. Kostin