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Alexey Malinovsky

Alexey Malinovsky

Head, MasterCard in Russia

Biography

Alexey Malinovskiy is responsible for driving the development of electronic payments in one of the largest European markets with a fast-growing cashless economy and payments industry. He is also playing a key role in maintaining close cooperation with the federal government and the regulatory community in Russia.

Mr. Malinovskiy joined Mastercard in 2010 as Head of Government Relations and Public Policy in High Growth European Markets region and was responsible for our policy efforts and relationships with governments and central banks in the region.

Mr. Malinovskiy has been the President of Mastercard Members Association in Russia since 2013 and is a Member of the Board of the American Chamber of Commerce in Russia.

Before joining Mastercard, Mr. Malinovskiy held various leadership positions at Microsoft and other Russian and international companies in the high-tech sector.

He holds a Master of Science Degree in Applied Mathematics from the Moscow Aviation Institute.

In 2018, Mr. Malinovskiy was recognized in the “Top-250 Business Executives” nation-wide rating as #2 in financial services industry by the Association of Managers and Kommersant newspaper.