Member of the Board of Directors, Bank of Russia
Sergei Shvetsov joined the Russian Central Bank’s Board of Directors in February 2009. Prior to this, he headed the bank’s operations and financial markets department and participated in its Monetary Policy Committee.
Mr. Shvetsov is a member of the Board of Directors for MICEX and the National Securities Market Association, and also chairs the committee on securities lending transactions.
Over 2001-03, he was director of the open market operations department of the Central Bank, and in 1996-2001 he worked in the bank’s department of foreign operations.
Mr. Shvetsov headed the Moscow office of Ost-West Handelsbank from 1996 to 2001.
He graduated from Moscow State University, where he specialized in economics and mathematics.