Date of Birth: March 30, 1955
Position: Lead Economist of the Troika-Dialog Private Investment Company
Awarded for active participation in government training programs, significant contribution to the establishment of independent economic consultancy in Russia and publications on the analysis of Russia’s economy
Before joining Troika Dialog in 2002, Evgeny Gavrilenkov worked at the Bureau of Economic Analysis, where he served as Deputy Director General and Acting Director General. Simultaneously, he was a scholar in residence at the Carnegie Moscow Center and served at the Higher School of Economics (HSE) as Pro-Rector and Director of the Institute of Macroeconomic Research and Forecasting. In 1997, Mr Gavrilenkov created and was Editor-in-Chief of the HSE Economic Journal. Between 1992 and 1996, he worked at the Center for Economic Analysis, a government think-tank, first as Head of Department, then Deputy Director and Acting Director.
In the mid 1990s, Mr Gavrilenkov was a guest professor several times at Hitotsubashi University, Japan, and a visiting researcher at the Economic Research Institute (run by the government of Japan). He has also been a guest researcher at the Bank of Finland, a visiting professor at the Sorbonne Pantheon University in Paris and a visiting researcher at the International Monetary Fund (1994 and 2001). Mr Gavrilenkov obtained a degree in Mathematics from the Moscow Aviation Institute in 1978 and a PhD in Economics in 1985.