June-September 2005 CERGE Univerzita Karlova, Prague
Preparatory Course for PhD in Economics
February 2001 Yerevan State Institute of Economics
Doctor of Economics by specialties:
“Economics, organization and management of economy” and
“Finance, money circulation and credit”.
1995-2000 Yerevan State Institute of Economics
1990-1995 Yerevan Institute of National Economy
Honor Degree Diploma in Economics
Professional Development and Trainings:
Jan –Feb 2003 California State University, Fresno, USA, NIS Partnership Program for
College/University Faculty, Re: Elizabeth Schields, Program Coordinator
(Marketing, Management, HR Management training courses)
Sept 2000-Sept 2001 Integration/GTZ, PROSME, Yerevan, Organizational Development (OD)
project, including Change Project, Conflict management, Complex thinking
Jan 2000 FOBICS Ltd., Yerevan, Training of Trainers (TOT)
May 1998 “Rossiyski Kredit” bank, Moscow, Training at smart-cards department
Nov 1994-Jan 1995 “TeleMedia East”, Turku, Finland, Traineeship at Marketing Department
2006-present LOTUS Bodyflex&Yoga Center, Founder & Executive Director
2006-present Marketing Consultant (Private entrepreneur)
2005-present BSC-Business & Community Development LLC, Marketing Trainer
Sep 2000-present Yerevan State University, Faculty of Economics, Department of Management
and Business, Yerevan, Assistant Professor
Training courses: Marketing principles, Management, Marketing Analysis
Nov 2003-Mar 2004 Armenian-European Policy and Legal Advice Center (AEPLAC), Short-term
Economic Policy Expert
Jan 2002-Mar 2004 “Research and Business Centre of Faculty of Economics of Yerevan State
University” Fund, Executive Director
Jan 1998-Aug2000 Fund of Defense from Unemployment, Yerevan, Marketing trainer and
consultant for SME
Feb-Aug 2001 “Real estate management” World Bank & Government of Republic of Armenia
joint program, Yerevan, Consultant
Feb-Oct 1999 “Manes ev Vallex” cjsc, Yerevan-Lichtenstein, Assistant President
Aug 1998-Jan 1999 “Rossiyski Credit –Armenia Bank” csjc, Yerevan, Head of smart-card
Sep 1997-Jun1998 “Armeconombank” ojsc, Yerevan, Assistant President
Jan-Sep 1997 “Armeconombank” ojsc, Yerevan, Adviser to Chairman of the Board
Mar-Dec 1996 “Ardshinbank” osjc, Yerevan, Assistant Chairman of the Board
Nov 1995-Jan 1996 Armenian Representative of World Bank, Yerevan, Mission’s Coordinator
Jan-Sep1995 “TeleMedia East” ltd, Turku, Assistant President for NIS countries
1. Management of clearing settlements system based on modern payment technologies (the materials
of Republic of Armenia), doctoral thesis, 2000.
2. The impact of progressive payment technologies on economy (article), 1999.
3. Perspectives of popularization of internet-based financial operations in the Republic of Armenia
4. Basic principles of establishment of electronic payment system in the Republic of Armenia
5. Could cash disappear from money circulation (thesis), 2000.
6. Clearing settlements in financial turnover in the Republic of Armenia (thesis), 2000.
7. Business internationalization in globalizing world markets and international marketing issues (case
studies on US and Armenia), article, 2002.
8. US and international investments in Armenia and National Anticorruption Strategy (article), 2002.
9. The specifications of development of small and medium enterprises in current economic situation
in Armenia (thesis), 2002.
10. Marketing essentials, book, 2003.
11. E-Government development tendencies and perspectives (article), 2004.
12.The process of team destruction or the syndrome of Byzantine Court (article), 2005
13.Trade facilitation as a subject for negotiations in WTO (article), 2005
Languages: Fluent Armenian, Russian, English
Computer skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Internet.
June 2001-2004 Professional Association of Trainers
Founder, Member of Council
1995 Armenian National Committee of AIESEC International Youth Organization
Participation in foundation