The new appointment was made by the SKOLKOVO School Board of Directors on 23rd March 2022.
In his new role Alexander Kim will focus primarily on adapting the School to new circumstances. Having begun his career at SKOLKOVO School in October 2016 as Chief Financial Officer, he went on to become Chief Operating Officer in April 2019 and most recently served as Vice Chancellor for Finance and Business Development. In summer 2021, Kim graduated from the SKOLKOVO Executive MBA programme.
«Alexander Kim has vast experience in various fields from production to education. The Board of Directors of SKOLKOVO School of Management is confident that Alexander will prove himself as a leader in these challenging times. The founders express their gratitude to Yuri Levin, who over a relatively short period of time managed to bring a lot to the School: a new look, his experience, motivation and, of course, promising projects. We wish him every success in the further development of his academic career,” said Alexander Voloshin, Chairman of the Board of Directors of SKOLKOVO School of Management.
“Unstable times represent a difficult challenge for the School team, but also an opportunity to prove ourselves, develop and implement new approaches, and make a breakthrough in operational efficiency. I thank the Board of Directors for their trust in me in the face of uncertainty and the entire SKOLKOVO team for the opportunity to work together to build the most forward-thinking educational institution in Russia,” Alexander Kim added.