Svyatoslav Ostrovsky

Member of VTB Bank Management Board

30.06.2020 – present
Member of the Management Board (Central Bank of Russia approval dated 30.06.2020), VTB Bank (PJSC). Responsibilities: managing the operation of the bank and its branches within the scope of his authority.
19.06.2020 – 06.04.2021
Member of the Board, CityBike (LLC).
10.02.2020 – 29.06.2020
Advisor to the President and Chairman of the Board, VTB Bank (PJSC). Responsibilities: Taking forward instructions from the top management at the bank and immediate supervisors within an established timeframe; monitoring the development of current and prospective work schedules in line with the regulations and executive documents of the bank.
09.01.2020 – 31.01.2020
Managing Director of the General Department, KEH eCommerce (LLC). Responsibilities: Developing a comprehensive vertical strategy; identifying new opportunities for vertical development during the crisis; expanding penetration and the scope of monetisation; developing payment products and financial services; developing logistics; searching for partners and growth vectors for Avito in commercial categories.
31.10.2019 – 08.01.2020
Managing Director of the General Administration, KEH eCommerce (LLC). Responsibilities: Developing the primary business operations of the Merchandise department; developing new complementary strategic initiatives of the Merchandise department.
19.02.2019 – 14.06.2019
Vice President, Sberbank of Russia (PJSC). Responsibilities: Strategic development of ecosystem products; participating in board activities.
12.11.2018 – 18.02.2019
Vice President and Director of the Digital Platform Division, Sberbank of Russia (PJSC). Responsibilities: Implementing the bank’s strategic initiatives with regard to its mobile app platform; building a portfolio of new digital products and services available via the bank’s mobile apps; monitoring customer acquisition for the @900 platform and increasing its frequency of use; organising omnichannel services; creating and developing biointerfaces and an AI platform.
04.08.2017 – 15.07.2019
Member of the Board, DocDoc (LLC).
27.06.2017 – 11.11.2018
Director of the Digital Platform Division, Sberbank of Russia (PJSC). Responsibilities: Launching and developing the bank’s mobile app platform based on the trends in the digital world; developing the bank’s mobile apps based on the bank’s strategic initiatives; building a portfolio of new digital products and services available via the bank’s mobile apps; creating and developing a remote customer identification and authentication system; monitoring the distribution of digital services via different channels, which would increase the active user base and provide for customers’ transition from physical channels to digital environment; improving the quality of digital services; transforming business processes.
22.07.2016 – 29.08.2018
Member of the Board, Plazius (LLC).
31.03.2016 – 26.06.2017
Senior Managing Director and Department Director at Bank XXI, Sberbank of Russia (PJSC). Responsibilities: Implementing the development strategy for the digital platform; developing innovative solutions for digital and remote customer service channels; increasing the quality of self-service devices; implementing an innovative targeted technology for seamless multi-channel customer experience in digital channels.
17.03.2016 – 05.07.2019
Member of the Board, Sberbank Telecom (LLC).
01.12.2014 – 30.03.2016
Senior Managing Director and Director of the Bank XXI Department, Sberbank of Russia (PJSC). Responsibilities: Developing and implementing a development strategy for digital platforms; improving the quality of service via digital channels; upgrading and optimising the implementation of new services via digital channels; developing new personal finance management solutions; implementing commercially appealing initiatives for distribution of partner products via the bank’s digital channels.
04.07.2013 – 20.03.2017
Member of the Board, Yandex.Money (LLC).
04.07.2013 – 27.04.2017
Member of the Board, Yandex.Money (LLC and non-bank lender).
Information on vocational education

2009 — University of London, UK. MBA;

2003 — Middlesex University, London, UK. Master’s degree in Business Information Systems;

2000 — College of Tourism and Hotel Management, Nicosia, Cyprus. Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Management.