Board of Directors
- Alexey Gnedovskiy - General Manager / Executive Director
Alexey Gnedovskiy is a co-founder of Veles Group and, currently, Managing Director of IC Veles Capital (Russia) and General Manager / Executive Director of Veles International Limited (Cyprus). Mr. Gnedovsky holds specialist degree in Economic Cybernetics from the Moscow State (Lomonosov) University (Russia) and master degree in Foreign Economic Relations from Business School at the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He has also obtained professional certificates from the Federal Financial Markets Service of the Russian Federation, is a Member of the supervisory board of the Russian Guild of Investment and Financial Analysts (GIFA), and a Member of the Board of Trustees of the economic faculty of Moscow State (Lomonosov) University (Russia). Recently, Mr. Gnedovsky has also graduated from Skolkovo Business School (Russia) having completed the Executive MBA Programme.
- Ganna Dotsa - Chief Executive Officer / Executive Director
Ganna Dotsa joined the Veles International Limited in February 2007, firstly holding the position of Deputy CEO / Chief Accountant with oversight responsibility for finance, and then in 2009, promoted to General Manager and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Veles International Limited. Previous to this, Mrs. Dotsa held the position of Chief Financial Officer at Lukoil Cyprus Ltd, where she was responsible for oversight of financial and accounting activities. In 1999 to 2004, Ganna held various positions at Lukoil Ukraine, up to the senior economist of Lukoil Ukraine. Mrs. Dotsa holds a specialist degree in Applied Mathematics from the Tavrichesky State University (Simferopol, Ukraine) and is an ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) member. She has also obtained the Certificate of professional competence from the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC), is a holder of Level 4 Certificate in UK Regulation & Professional Integrity of CISI (Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments, UK), and is, currently, a Level III candidate of CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst, USA) program.
- Alexander Krasnopevtsev - Chairman / Non-executive Director
Alexander Krasnopevtsev has been appointed the Chairman of Veles International’s Board in November 2017 and also holds the position of Deputy General Director for Economics in IC Veles Capital (Russia) since 2004. Mr. Krasnopevtsev graduated from Moscow Engineering and Physics Institute (Russia) and Higher School of Economics (State University) of Ministry of Economics and Ministry of Education of Russian Federation. He is also a CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst, USA) charterholder and possesses a Professional Accountant qualification certificate issued by the Institute of Professional Accountants and Ministry of Finance of Russia.
- Demos Nicolaides – Non-executive Director
Demos Nicolaides serves on the Board of Veles International Limited from December 2008. Currently, Mr. Nicolaides is working as a Senior Manager at C. Efstathiou Audit LTD, and prior to this, Mr. Nicolaides worked at Ernst & Young and KPMG in Cyprus. Mr. Nicolaides holds a BA in Economics from the University of Manchester (UK) and a MSc in Management from London School of Economics and Political Sciences. He is also a Qualified Chartered Accountant being a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and possesses a Practising Certificate from the Institute of Chartered Public Accountants of Cyprus (ICPAC). Mr. Nicolaides has also obtained the Certificate of professional competence from CySEC and is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP – Cyprus branch).
- Stelios Procopiou – Non-executive Director
Stelios Procopiou joined the Board of Veles International Limited in June 2015. Concurrently, Mr. Procopiou also holds the Director position at Chrysalis LEAP, and prior to this, Mr. Procopiou held the Director, Finance and Compliance positions at Emergo Wealth Ltd (CIF authorized by CySEC), where he was responsible for Compliance, Risk Management and Money Laundering Compliance functions. Mr. Procopiou obtained BA in Chemistry from Imperial College (London, UK), is a holder of an FCA (Fellow Chartered Accountant) designation being a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), and possesses a Chartered Wealth Manager Qualification from CISI (Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments, UK). Recently, he has also obtained the Certificate of professional competence from CySEC and become a CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst, USA) charterholder.