Mikhail Kovalchuk

  • Member of the Supervisory Board of Sberbank
  • Independent Director
  • Member of the Audit Committee
  • Member of the HR and Remuneration Committee
  • Member of the Technology Committee
  • Years of election to the Supervisory Board: 2020 –2021

Date of birth: 1946

Education/academic degree/academic position:

  • 1970: Zhdanov Leningrad State University, Physics Department
  • 1988: PhD in Physics and Mathematics
  • 1998: Professor
  • 2000: Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences

 

Work experience:

  • 2015 – present: President, National Research Center “Kurchatov Institute”
  • 2012 – 2013: Director, A.V. Shubnikov Institute of Crystallography of the Russian Academy of Sciences, part-time
  • 2012 – 2015: Director, National Research Center “Kurchatov Institute”
  • 2010 – 2012: Director, National Research Center “Kurchatov Institute”, part-time
  • 2005 – 2010: Director, National Research Center “Kurchatov Institute”, part-time
  • 2000 – 2005: Chief Researcher, National Research Center “Kurchatov Institute”, part-time
  • 1998 – 2012: Director, A.V. Shubnikov Institute of Crystallography of the Russian Academy of Sciences

 

Honors & Awards:

  • Full cavalier of the Order for Merit to the Fatherland: class IV (2006), III (2011), II (2016), I (2008)
  • UNESCO Medal for contributions to the development of nanoscience and nanotechnologies (2015)
  • Medal for National Security Services (2011)
  • Laureate of the international prize Stars of the Commonwealth (2018)
  • Laureate of the prize in education from the Government of the Russian Federation (2012)
  • Laureate of the E.S. Fyodorov prize of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) (2009)
  • Laureate of the prize in science and technology from the Government of the Russian Federation (2006)

 

Owns no shares of the Bank.

Has no family ties with the other persons who are members of Sberbank’s management bodies and bodies supervising Sberbank’s financial and business operations.