Andrey Ivanovich Generalov


Address: proezd Nansena, 3-278, Moscow, 129344, Russia;

Telephone: (cell) (+7915)3452481



Date of birth:    2 March 1964

Nationality:       Russian

Civil status:       married



Yaroslavl State University, Yaroslavl, Russia; diploma, 1987.

Major: Law


Moscow School of Political Studies, under European Council, certificate, 1994


Central European University, Budapest, Hungary, October, 1997

Leadership Training Methods in East-Central Europe


Amsterdam Summer University, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1998

 “International Trade Law Seminar”


Central European University, Budapest, Hungary, July, 2004

Summer School in Global Public Lawyering


Internet Access and Training Program, US Department of State, Moscow, Russia, 2005

Certificate in “Project Management in NGO Sector”


UNDP Research Methods and Case Study Writing Seminar, Bratislava, Slovakia, 2009


Rotary Leadership Academy, 2009-2010


Professional Experience:


International Investment Center – NGO in special consultative status with Economic and Social Council of the United Nations and consultative status with UNIDO

President                                                                                June 1996-present


General management and strategic planning of international NGO, responsible for legal issues and contacts with government officials of various levels; provide training and consultations in legal issues, economic development and government relations.


Conducted information meetings regarding European Court for Human Rights procedures (2002-2005), prepared documentation for European Court for Human Rights (2005). Affiliated with the UN Human Rights Council since 2006, participated in HRC sessions in Geneva.


Experience of work in EBRD, UNDP, UNV, TACIS and USAID-funded projects in Russia as a researcher and consultant.


Included in the UNECE Teams of Specialists in Public-Private Partnerships, Innovation and Competitive Policies.



State Duma of the Russian Federation (Parliament), Moscow, Russia

Member of Parliament                                                          December 1993-February 1996


As an elected government official (“Choice of Russia” Democratic Party), took part in legislation and political decision-making processes  in Russian Federation; took part in investigation processes of First Chechen War.


Participant of US-Russia Parliamentary Exchange Program  1994-1995


Tutaev Chamber of Commerce, Tutaev, Russia 

President                                                                                1993

Founder and general manager of one of the first Chambers of Commerce in Russia, responsible for legal consultations for businesses, registration of local companies


Committee of Municipal property, Tutaev, Russia

Vice-head                                                                               1992

Responsible for privatization process and development of municipal services, investigation of property for privatization, prepared documentation for municipal property registration


Interregional Prosecutor’s Office, Tutaev, Russia

Assistant to prosecutor                                                          1987-1991

Implemented investigation of criminal cases and participated in court proceedings



Volunteer Work:

Rotary Club member                                                                June 2007- present

International Federation of Journalists                            December 2002 – present

Member of the Federation                                                        freelance journalist


Advisor to the Member of Parliament

Committee of International Affairs                                             2000    2003

Committee of Property                                                 1997 -    1999


Expert of the State Duma of the Russian Federation                   1996

Conducted research and provided expertise of legislation



Languages: working knowledge level of English (TOEFL 450)

Computer Literacy: MS-Word, Adobe Photoshop, Internet.