Mr. Sergey Solonin serves as Chief Executive Officer and Director at QIWI. He is a Co-Founder of Subscribe.Ru. Mr. Solonin also serves as Investment Committee at Skolkovo Ventures. He also serves as a Board Member at VEB.Ventures. He was nominated to our board of directors by Saldivar. Mr. Solonin is an entrepreneur and has over 14 years of experience in the payment services and banking industries. He is one of the co-founders of OSMP and from April 2009 until October 2012 served as an advisor to the president on financial matters at OSMP. He also Co-Founded Pervyi Protsessingovyi Bank ZAO. He served on the board of directors of Qiwi Bank and from March 1999 until September 2009 was the chairman of its board of directors. Mr. Solonin is also an executive of ITbillion LLC as well as one of the two directors of iTech Advisors Ltd. and a director of OJSC United Art Tickets. Mr. Solonin graduated from the Russian Financial Institution in 1996 with a degree in economics. He is also an Angel Investor.