Andrei Sokolov

Andrei Sokolov

Chairman of the Executive Board


Andrei Sokolov holds a degree in Mathematics and Cybernetics from Moscow State University (1977). In 1981, graduated from Maurice Thorez Moscow State Institute of Foreign Languages.

Professional Background

Since 31 August 2011 — Chairman of the Bank’s Executive Board.

Prior to joining Alfa-Bank Andrei Sokolov was Chairman of the Board at RESO-Garantia insurance company. From March to October 2002 — First Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors at MDM-Bank. In 2001–2002 — First Deputy Chairman of the Board at Conversbank, and in 1995–1998 served in Alfa-Bank as Head of Corporate Customer Relations. From 1998 to 2000 and from 2003 to 2007 — Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board. From 2007 to August 2011 — First Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board.


— Head of the Block of the Chairman of the Executive Board (Administration) incorporating: Internal Control Department, Compliance, Business Infrastructure Support and Development, Working Bodies Executive Secretariat, Administration and General Services, Property Management, Banking Regulations Department, Department for Basel Committee Standards Implementation, Department for Relationship with Government Authorities, and Legal Support Department);
— Chairman of the Main Credit Committee and Alfa-Bank’s Committee for Regional Network Development;
— Supervising the Bank’s regional branch network;
— Participation in the development and implementation of relationship with government authorities, support and promotion of the projects implemented by the Bank at federal and regional levels;
— Implementation of Basel Committee standards.