Meeting of the Executive MBA International Council

September 8, 2017 GSOM SPbU will host the first meeting of the Board of Executive MBA program. The program development strategy will be discussed by international experts in the field of executive programs.



September 8, 2017 the first meeting of the Board of Master of “Business Administration” Executive MBA program will take place at GSOM SPbU. Representatives of Europe business schools and GSOM SPbU will discuss the strategy for the program’s development.


The Council was established in July 2017 in order to improve realization of SPbU executive education programs on the basis of point 78 of the Statute of SPbU and the Regulations on the Council.


At the first meeting, the Council will discuss the contribution of the Executive MBA program to the strategic and organizational development of GSOM SPbU, the program development strategy, and its impact on the competence and positioning of the School in corporate education. The agenda also includes discussion of the curriculum of the program and the development of its practical orientation.






Larçon Jean-Paul


Emeritus Professor, HEC School of Management, Paris

Verkhovskaya Olga


Associate Professor, Department of Strategic and International Management

Garanina Tatiana


Associate Professor, Department of Finance and Accounting, Academic Director for EMBA Programs



Diaz Jordi


Associate Dean of Programs & International Relations at EADA, Barcelona, Spain

Ilina Yulia


Associate Professor, Department of Finance and Accounting

Jaunius Pusvaskis


Director General, BMI Baltic Management Institute, Vilnius, Lithuania

Syreyshchikov Ivan


Executive Director at Federal State Unitary Enterprise “RosRAO”




Secretary of the Council - Elena Skalon, Deputy Director for Executive Education in the field of Management SPbU.


Konstantin Krotov, Head of School, Leonid V. Vasiliev, Director of Executive Education programs, and Yuri Fedotov, Chairman of the UMK were also invited to the meeting.