Director, Institute of Organizational Development and Strategic Initiatives, RANEPA
Vyacheslav Shoptenko graduated from the Togliatti Management Academy (Finance and Credit) and Post-Graduate School of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (Economics and National Economy Management).
He also studied at the University of Michigan Management School (city of Flint, USA) and National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (Kiev, Ukraine).
He worked as a Project Manager for an investment company, an advertising company and took part in a series of management consulting projects for private and public organizations.
In different years he participated in development and was in charge of implementation of corporate education programs for managers of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Industry and Energy of the Russian Federation, RAO "UES of Russia" and other entities.
Since 2003, Vyacheslav Shoptenko has held the post of Director of the Centre for Innovation Technologies of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration and has been responsible for development of new education courses and programs based on modern education methods (business simulations, project education method, case-study method, etc.).
He is responsible for implementation of the largest international competition for company management based on computer business simulation Global Management Challenge. He is one of the organizers of the All-Russian Student Championship for Business Management Business Battle.
Vyacheslav Shoptenko has certificates of the American Bankers Association (BankExe International), David Tepper School of Business (Carnegie-Mellon University, USA), and Centre for Management Models and Simulations SDG (Portugal) for organizing courses on the basis of computer business simulations (International Management Game).
He currently works as Director of the Institute for Organizational Development and Strategic Initiatives for the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration.
Vyacheslav Shoptenko is a member of the Coordination Council of the International Simulation and Gaming Association (ISAGA) and a member of the Expert Council of the Federal Commission for Management Training for National Economy Companies of the Russian Federation.