Expoforum International ltd. team

The ExpoForum International team is comprised of top-flight specialists dedicated to the achievement of first-rate results. Our employees regularly attend training sessions and seminars, and pursue ongoing professional development by taking part in educational programmes. This instruction is provided by experts from the leading companies and business schools.

The professionalism and expertise of our team allows us to organise world-class turnkey events. These include the St. Petersburg World Economic Forum, the SportAccord International Convention, the Russia-ASEAN Business Forum, the summer meeting of the Central European Chapter of the ICCA, and the Open Seminar of the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI).

The annual participation of ExpoForum International in foreign and Russian exhibitions helps us stay abreast of the latest trends on the convention-and-exhibition market. Our combined resources and work methods position ExpoForum International squarely as one of the leaders on the Russian convention-and-exhibition market, and our team – as one of the strongest in the country’s MICE industry.

CEO

Sergei Voronkov
CEO
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2312
Sergei Voronkov
CEO
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2312

Born on 30 September 1965 in Orenburg. Education: Graduated from the Electromechanical Department at the Orenburg Polytechnical Institute, the Graduate School of the Moscow Youth Institute (Moscow University for the Humanities) (with a PhD in Economics), and the Higher School of Management at St. Petersburg State University (with an MBA). Key work positions: 1990–1995 – Chairman of the Committee for Youth Affairs, Orenburg Municipal Administration. 1995–1998 – Head of the Innovation Department at the Committee for Family, Childhood and Youth Affairs, St. Petersburg Municipal Administration. 1998–2004 – Director for Commerce and Development, Petersburg-Express LLC. 2004–2006 – Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Press and Mass-Media Relations, St. Petersburg Municipal Administration. 2006–2011 – Director of Restec Group Enterprises. 2011–2013 – Executive Director of ExpoForum CJSC. Since 20 September 2013 – CEO of ExpoForum International.

Alexander Ulyanov
Deputy General Director of Commerce
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2294
Alexander Ulyanov
Deputy General Director of Commerce
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2294
Kirill Dvoretskiy
Deputy General Director of Operations
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2332
Kirill Dvoretskiy
Deputy General Director of Operations
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2332

Биография

Maria Samsonova
Director of Economics and Finance
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2104
Maria Samsonova
Director of Economics and Finance
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2104

Биография

Inna Vernidub
Press Service
tel.
+7 921 183 43 47
ext
240 40 40 доб. 2190
Inna Vernidub
Press Service
tel.
+7 921 183 43 47
ext
240 40 40 доб. 2190

Press Service

Elena Ublieva
Director of Public Relations
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2255
Elena Ublieva
Director of Public Relations
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2255

Биография

Vice-president

Sergey Alexeev
Vice-president
tel.
+7 (812) 321 27 49
ext
2117
Sergey Alexeev
Vice-president
tel.
+7 (812) 321 27 49
ext
2117

Born on 16 October 1947 in Leningrad. Education: Graduated from the Plekhanov Leningrad State Mining Institute and Technical University with a degree in hydraulic engineering, and from the Leningrad Higher Party School; attended business courses in Hamburg (Germany) and Osaka (Japan).

Key work positions:

             1986–2011 – General Director of Lenexpo OJSC.

             2011–2014 – Vice President of ExpoForum CJSC.

            Since 5 May 2014 – Vice President of ExpoForum International LLC.

            1991-2019- – elected President of the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs, since 2019 the first vice president of RUEF

            In 2014 – elected to the post of President of the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI) for the period from 2015 to 2016, now is UFI Honorary President. 

             Since 2005 - Honorary Consul General of the Republic of the Philippines in Saint-Petersburg.

Member of the Management Board of the St. Petersburg Marketing Club. Member of the Board of Trustees of the Worldwide Club of Petersburgers. President of the St. Petersburg Sailing Union, Vice President of the All-Russian Sailing Federation. Member of the Maritime Council under the Government of St. Petersburg.

Mr. Alexeev has been awarded the Order of Honor of Russia Federation, the Knight's Cross of the Order of Merit (Poland), the Medal “In memory of 300th anniversary of Saint-Petersburg”, the Honorary Diploma of the Legislative Assembly of Saint-Petersburg, the Honorary Commendation of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, the Honorary Commendation of the Governor of Saint-Petersburg, and the Mark of Distinction “For Merit to Saint-Petersburg”.

Hobby: sailing sport, jazz music (playing saxaphon)

Directorate of In-House Projects

Andrei Lavygin
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2256
Andrei Lavygin
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2256
Mikhail Tkachenko
Department of Zoo Activities
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2258
Mikhail Tkachenko
Department of Zoo Activities
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2258
Viktoria Grigorieva
Department of Scientific and Engineering Projects
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2209
Viktoria Grigorieva
Department of Scientific and Engineering Projects
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2209
Natalia Serebrovskaya
Department of Agro-Industrial and Social Projects
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2196
Natalia Serebrovskaya
Department of Agro-Industrial and Social Projects
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2196

Head of Exhibitions Division

Yuliya Volodarskaya
Department of Security Activities
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2225
Yuliya Volodarskaya
Department of Security Activities
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2225

Directorate of Energy Projects

Denis Osadchiy
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2263
Denis Osadchiy
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2263
Igor Osadchiy
Deputy Head of Sales and Promotion, SPIGF Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2264
Igor Osadchiy
Deputy Head of Sales and Promotion, SPIGF Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2264
Kseniya Anikieva
Promotion and Industry Marketing Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2122
Kseniya Anikieva
Promotion and Industry Marketing Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2122
Erik Mkrtchyan
Special Projects Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2159
Erik Mkrtchyan
Special Projects Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2159

Directorate of New Projects

Alexei Molostvov
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2367
Alexei Molostvov
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2367
Angela Lyubimova
Deputy Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2476
Angela Lyubimova
Deputy Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2476
Denis Papyshev
IT Director - Deputy Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2157
Denis Papyshev
IT Director - Deputy Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2157

Directorate of Marketing and Ecosystem

Anton Trofimov
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2345
Anton Trofimov
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2345
Sophia Zhapakova
Sector of Tender Platforms
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2313
Sophia Zhapakova
Sector of Tender Platforms
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2313
Mikhail Donskoy
Branding and Advertising Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2242
Mikhail Donskoy
Branding and Advertising Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2242
Anastasiia Makarevich
Community Center ExpoForum
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2151
Anastasiia Makarevich
Community Center ExpoForum
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2151

Directorate of Rental Development and Sales, Site Services

Janna Seliverstova
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2334
Janna Seliverstova
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2334
Kirill Bykov
Rental Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2402
Kirill Bykov
Rental Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2402

Биография

Pavel Demyanchuk
Department of the Site Service Sales Development
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2299
Pavel Demyanchuk
Department of the Site Service Sales Development
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2299

Directorate of Conduct and Technical Support

Alexander Parchomchuk
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2338
Alexander Parchomchuk
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2338
Elena Vasileva
Department of Administration and Technical Support of СEC Events
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2141
Elena Vasileva
Department of Administration and Technical Support of СEC Events
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2141
Irina Dyundina
Cleaning Sector
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2346
Irina Dyundina
Cleaning Sector
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2346

Руководитель сектора услуг клининг и кейтеринг

Sergei Efimkov
MTS and Logistics Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2378
Sergei Efimkov
MTS and Logistics Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2378
Pavel Shubin
Sector of Technical Control
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2392
Pavel Shubin
Sector of Technical Control
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2392
Ivan Chirkov
Protocol
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2381
Ivan Chirkov
Protocol
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2381
Olga IUrchenko
Registration and Services Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2337
Olga IUrchenko
Registration and Services Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2337

Directorate of Operations

Alexei Krasilnikov
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2481
Alexei Krasilnikov
Head of the Directorate
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2481

Аdministrative division

Ekaterina Bakanova
Administrative Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2144
Ekaterina Bakanova
Administrative Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2144
Tatyana Sorokina
HR Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2219
Tatyana Sorokina
HR Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2219
Elizaveta Zhilyakova
Internal Communications and Business Processes Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2282
Elizaveta Zhilyakova
Internal Communications and Business Processes Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2282

Directorate of Economics and Finance

Maria Samsonova
Director of Economics and Finance
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2104
Maria Samsonova
Director of Economics and Finance
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2104

Биография

Darya Lavrusenko
Planning and Economic Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2103
Darya Lavrusenko
Planning and Economic Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2103
Marina Greshnikova
Financial Sector
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2111
Marina Greshnikova
Financial Sector
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2111
Galina Koloskova
Accounting Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2410
Galina Koloskova
Accounting Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2410
Alexander Filatov
Analyst
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2138
Alexander Filatov
Analyst
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2138

EF-Design

Igor Zhdanov
CEO
tel.
+7 (812) 321 26 94
ext
-
Igor Zhdanov
CEO
tel.
+7 (812) 321 26 94
ext
-

CARAMEL Catering

Viktoria Ivanova
CEO
tel.
+7 (911) 923 01 56
ext
-
Viktoria Ivanova
CEO
tel.
+7 (911) 923 01 56
ext
-

PAN-BALTService

Andrey Andreev
CEO
tel.
+7 (812) 322 60 38
ext
-
Andrey Andreev
CEO
tel.
+7 (812) 322 60 38
ext
-