Stuart Lawson was nominated as the "Best Russian Banker" of 2007-2010. During over 36 years of banking experience he has worked in the posts of Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of four Russian banks. For 25 years he worked at Citibank, including the post of Vice President of the company in the offices of 11 countries: England, Scotland, Greece, France, Norway, Italy and the United States, Kenya, Puerto Rico, and Russia.
He is the head of the British business center and executive director of the Moscow office of the company "Ernst & Young. He reads regularly lectures at the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, Vlerick Business School, Said Business School in Oxford, UK, MGIMO and Banking Institute of Higher School of Economics in Moscow and even in Moscow Art Theater School. He is a professor of GSOM SPbU since 2017.