Rustam V. Tariko


Chairman of the Board of Directors

Russian Standard Corporation


Born March 17, 1962; Menzelinsk city


He graduated from the Moscow Transport Engineer Institute in 1987, and in 2000 from French business school INSEAD Executive School. From 1990 he acted as a consultant of Italian companies Fererro - Martini & Rossi. In 1992 ROUST Inc. company was founded. In 1998 “Russky standart” company was founded and in 1999 bank “Russky standart”.

Roustam has built one of Russia’s largest and most-profitable private consumer finance banks, Russian Standard Bank, as well as Russian Standard Vodka, Russia’s number-one premium vodka, and Roust Inc., a leading distributor of premium spirits. Roustam has led the expansion of the Russian Standard brand to include a majority share in Gancia, the legendary Italian sparkling wine producer, and in CEDC, one of the largest vodka producers in the world.

    Guest Lecture in GSOM SPbSU on 1 September, 2010>>>