Sergei Skatershchikov (also known as Sergey Skaterschikov) was appointed as Non-executive Director on 22 January 2021. He is a seasoned finance and board-level executive with 30 years of international experience in the finance, media and entertainment, telecom, technology and e-commerce industries. Mr. Skatershchikov is the principal in the Swiss investment firm IndexAtlas AG based in Zurich and New York, with his prior experience including at the C-level in Mobile TeleSystems Public Joint Stock Company (the shares of which were listed on New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MBT)) from 2006 to 2008. He also held a board position in public joint-stock company LSR Group (the shares of which were listed on Moscow Exchange and London Stock Exchange (MCX/LSE: LSRG)) from 2007 to 2015, and director roles at Skate’s Art Market Research LLC, E*Trade Eurasia, East West United Bank (Luxembourg), Creditanstalt Investment Bank (Austria) and Moscow office of Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein at various times between 1997 and 2015.
Mr. Skatershchikov, a graduate of Moscow State University (Lomonosov), holds Master of Business Administration from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and has written a number of books including Skate’s Art Investment Handbook published by McGraw & Hill in 2009.