Lokhanov Sergey Sergeevich

Born on March 24 , 1977 in Yaroslavl. He graduated from Gymnasium No. 1 with a gold medal and the Faculty of Economics of P.G. Demidov YarSU with honors, defended his PhD thesis in the specialty 08.00.01 «Economic Theory».

He began his career with service in law enforcement agencies: an auditor in the Federal Penitentiary Service of the Yaroslavl region and the head of the Department of Private Security at the Department of Internal Affairs of the Yaroslavl region. Further, he linked his career with leading Russian banks, where he worked for more than 17 years, where he dealt with corporate client lending, branch management, implementation of Sberbank production system, optimization of business processes, and introduction of new digital tools.

The last position in Sberbank is executive Director, where he developed and implemented a new corporate crowdsourcing platform, on which more than 100 thousand employees of the bank actively worked, offers ideas for improving products, processes and services. The project has won the 2nd place in the Berkeley-HAAS Award international competition in Barcelona in 2016 in the category «Transformation of business models of companies». He was awarded the Sberbank Medal «For Merit».

At VTB, he held the position of business partner and was responsible for improving the efficiency of the credit process for legal entities, risk management and economic security.

Since 2019, he has been engaged in projects in the field of executive training, marketing research and consulting on business process optimization (ANO NGO Center for Management Practice Development, website crpu.pro ).

Among the major projects implemented:

    • Holding a quality competition among industrial companies for the prize of the Governor of the Lipetsk region;
    • Development of a Strategy for the development of tourism in the Republic of Bashkortostan until 2035;
    • Development of a training program for the heads of regional football federations for the RFU Academy;
    • Digital transformation of the retail direction of the Eurasian Bank (Kazakhstan);
    • Development of the EMBA program «Operational Efficiency in the Digital Economy» for the HSE
    • Development of the module «Challenges of the digital world» for the personnel reserve of the Governor of St. Petersburg, etc.
    • Conducting marketing research and developing a Strategy for the development of folk arts and crafts for the Government of the Sverdlovsk Region.

He has a very good command of English, and has a basic knowledge of Chinese.


Contact information

34 Lavochkina St., Moscow, 125581