Staff

Valery FEDOROV

VCIOM General Director.

Advisor to the First Deputy Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office.

PhD in political science.

He is the head of VCIOM Scientific Council, a member of VCIOM Board of Directors, Chief Editor of the Monitoring Journal, a member of national and international professional, scientific and expert communities, a professor at the Higher School of Economics. He has national awards.


Konstantin ABRAMOV

VCIOM Foundation General Director.

Director of National Institute of Sociology of Management.

PhD in psychology.

He is an expert in social psychology, communication technologies, social and political studies. 

He is the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Neravnodushniy Chelovek social platform, member of the Public Council with the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation, head of the State Service and Anticorruption Commission with the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Russian Federation. He has national awards.


Kirill RODIN

Director of Government Relations.  

He has expertise in social and political research, information policy, communication technologies and online surveys. He has a great experience in conducting sociological and marketing research.

He is a member of five national and international professional, scientific and expert communities. He has national awards.


Olga KAMENCHUK

Head of International Research Practice.

PhD in psychology.

Over the years of her work at major companies and research centers in Austria, Italy, Russia and the U.S.A. she has been a project leader and analyst in hundreds of research projects for institutions such as  the European Commission, UNDP, Asahi Shimbun, Cambridge University, University of Pennsylvania, etc.


Stepan LVOV

Head of Strategic Development.

He has a vast experience in conducting sociological and marketing research, teaching, and scientific activities.  He has been a founder of a number of regional research organizations, media outlets, and publishing houses. He has acted as a consultant and an analytical group leader in more than 30 election campaigns (1989-2005).

He has received a letter of appreciation from the president of the Russian Federation for his long and active work and public activities (2014).