Irina Yarygina


  • Linguistic University, Moscow;
  • Financial Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation (post graduate). Scientific (Doctorate) degrees in Economic Sciences.
  • Institute of Banking and Finance, Luxembourg. (International Banking and Finance);
  • Academy for Foreign Trade of the USSR (International Economic elations).


1997 — until now Finance University under the Government of the Russian Federation Professor of the Chair «Global finance», Head of Programs, Head of the Chair of International banking and finance 2009-2014.
2012 — until now MGIMO (University) under the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. Professor of the Chair of «Banking and monetary relations», Head of Programs
1997 — until now Professor/consultant on Invitation (domestic and foreign institutions).
1998 — 2009 International Bank for Economic Cooperation (IBEC)
Sovereign Adviser (Diplomatic status)
1997 — 1998 Sojuzplodoimport AO (Ministry for Foreign Trade)
Adviser to the Board of Directors (Financial Analysis, Fund management, Project finance);
1976 — 1997 Bank for Foreign Economic Affairs of the USSR (Former Bank for Foreign Trade of the USSR)
From the Economist to the Deputy General Manager (International settlements, Precious metals, Foreign relations)

International Experience

  • Mid-term — Credit Lyonnais, Luxembourg, France
  • University Rene Descartes — Paris 5, France
  • York University, Toronto, Canada

Professional associations membership

  • Russian Banking Association
  • Russian Association of Entrepreneurs and Producers
  • National BRICS researchers Association
  • Duma, RF (Working group)

Scholarships and awards

1991 г. — scholarship of the Government of Luxembourg for education and experience
2005 г. — scholarship of the Government of Canada on Study Tour («Corporate Social Responsibility», Schulich School of Business, York University, Toronto)
2013 г. Golden award of the best research of Euro-Asian Tournament (DA-013|00039), Great Britain, London (Public Private Partnership within BRICS)
2013 г. Silver award of the best research of the Russian national Tournament (DA-01370034), Great Britain, London