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.

Sergey Volkov
Deputy CEO for Commerce
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2958
Sergey Volkov
Deputy CEO for Commerce
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2958
Kirill Dvoretskiy
Deputy CEO for Operations
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2332
Kirill Dvoretskiy
Deputy CEO for Operations
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2332

Биография

Olga Demchenko
Deputy CEO for Economic & Finance
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
-
Olga Demchenko
Deputy CEO for Economic & Finance
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
-

Биография

Vice-president

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

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. Since 1991 – elected President of the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs. In 2014 – elected to the post of President of the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI) for the period from 2015 to 2016. Chairman of the Exhibition Committee of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs. Member of the Management Board of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation. Chairman of the Board of the St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Member of the Management Board of the St. Petersburg Marketing Club. Member of the Board of Trustees of the Worldwide Club of Petersburgers. Honourary Consul General of the Republic of Finland in St. Petersburg. Deputy on the Municipal Council in the Municipal District of Gavan, St. Petersburg. Decorated with the Medal of Honour – Cavalier’s Cross of the Order “For Service to the Fatherland” (Poland), the Medal “Commemorating the 300th Jubilee of St. Petersburg,” an Honorary Diploma from the Legislative Assembly of St. Petersburg, an Honourary Certificate from the RF Ministry of Economic Development, an Honourary Certificate from the Governor of St. Petersburg, and a Badge of Distinction “For Outstanding Service to St. Petersburg.”

PR Director

Elena Ublieva
PR Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2255
Elena Ublieva
PR Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2255

Биография

Exhibitions Division

Natalia Serebrovskaya
Head of Exhibitions Division
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2260
Natalia Serebrovskaya
Head of Exhibitions Division
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2260

Head of Exhibitions Division

Mikhail Tkachenko
Head of Pet Business Events Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2258
Mikhail Tkachenko
Head of Pet Business Events Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2258
Viktoria Grigorieva
Head of Scientific & Industrial Exhibitions Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2209
Viktoria Grigorieva
Head of Scientific & Industrial Exhibitions Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2209
Janna Seliverstova
Head of Hosted Exhibitions Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
-
Janna Seliverstova
Head of Hosted Exhibitions Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
-
Makarevich Anastasiia
Head of Contacts and Databases Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2151
Makarevich Anastasiia
Head of Contacts and Databases Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2151
Pavel Demyanchuk
Head of Sales for Services Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2299
Pavel Demyanchuk
Head of Sales for Services Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2299
Lavygin Andrei
Head of service sector and social policy exhibtions
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2256
Lavygin Andrei
Head of service sector and social policy exhibtions
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2256
Daria Lizogubenko
Head of Childhood Planet Exhibition
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2259
Daria Lizogubenko
Head of Childhood Planet Exhibition
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2259
Daniil Turapin
Head of Project
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
-
Daniil Turapin
Head of Project
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
-
Filippova Evgeniia
Head of Hipposphere Exhibition
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2215
Filippova Evgeniia
Head of Hipposphere Exhibition
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2215
Golubeva Natalia
Head of Agrorus Exhibition
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2221
Golubeva Natalia
Head of Agrorus Exhibition
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2221
Olga Shishenina
Head of MedIn Forum
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2124
Olga Shishenina
Head of MedIn Forum
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2124

Congress, Events and Sport Events Division

Alexei Molostvov
Hosted Events Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2367
Alexei Molostvov
Hosted Events Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2367
Svetlana Sergeeva
Head of Event Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2375
Svetlana Sergeeva
Head of Event Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2375
Sergey Kulishov
Head of Sport Events Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2368
Sergey Kulishov
Head of Sport Events Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2368
Angela Lyubimova
Head of Congress Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2476
Angela Lyubimova
Head of Congress Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2476

Marketing and Advertising Division

Inna Vernidub
Marketing and Advertising Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2190
Inna Vernidub
Marketing and Advertising Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2190

Head of Marketing, Advertising & PR Division

Maria Tsedeviyn
Head of Design, Advertising & Internet Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2237
Maria Tsedeviyn
Head of Design, Advertising & Internet Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2237
Olga Rogozina
Head of Press Office
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2216
Olga Rogozina
Head of Press Office
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2216

Development Division

Denis Osadchiy
Development Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2263
Denis Osadchiy
Development Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2263
Kseniya Anikieva
Head of Department of Partner Relations
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2122
Kseniya Anikieva
Head of Department of Partner Relations
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2122
Igor Osadchiy
Head of Gas & Energy Events
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2264
Igor Osadchiy
Head of Gas & Energy Events
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2264
Julia Аkishina
Head of Department of Services Development
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2192
Julia Аkishina
Head of Department of Services Development
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2192
Kirill Bykov
Head of Special Events and Lease Division
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2402
Kirill Bykov
Head of Special Events and Lease Division
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2402

Биография

Mushtatova Elena
head of Chinese Business Centre
tel.
+7 (812) 321 26 61
ext
-
Mushtatova Elena
head of Chinese Business Centre
tel.
+7 (812) 321 26 61
ext
-

Venue Management Division, Special Projects & Rental Division

Alexander Parchomchuk
Head of Technical Services Department, Head of Venue Operations Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2338
Alexander Parchomchuk
Head of Technical Services Department, Head of Venue Operations Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2338

IT Division

Denis Papyshev
IT Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2157
Denis Papyshev
IT Director
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2157
Pavel Chizhikov
Head of Department of Software Development and Support
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2156
Pavel Chizhikov
Head of Department of Software Development and Support
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2156
Diachenko Sergei
Head of System Administration and Technical Support
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2182
Diachenko Sergei
Head of System Administration and Technical Support
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2182

Аdministrative division

Olga Kukarkina
Head of Human Resources Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2113
Olga Kukarkina
Head of Human Resources Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2113
Ekaterina Bakanova
Head of Legal Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2144
Ekaterina Bakanova
Head of Legal Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2144

The office of the CEO

Khabarova Alena
Chief of Staff
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2312
Khabarova Alena
Chief of Staff
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2312
Ekaterina Verbova
Head of Secretariat Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2110
Ekaterina Verbova
Head of Secretariat Department
tel.
+7 (812) 240 40 40
ext
2110

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.
-
ext
-
Viktoria Ivanova
CEO
tel.
-
ext
-

PAN-BALTService

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

EXPO-Resource

Artemev Maksim
CEO
tel.
+7 (812) 384 47 49
ext
915
Artemev Maksim
CEO
tel.
+7 (812) 384 47 49
ext
915