GVA © 2017

Magomed Musaev
President of GVA

Born in 1963 in Dagestan Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic.

Dagestan State Medical University (1985), School of Privatization and Entrepreneurship (1999), Russian University of Economics named after G.V.Plekhanov (2000)

Candidate of medical science

Career path (last 12 years)
2004-2009 - CEO,  JSC All-Russia Exhibition Center

2010-2011 - Chairman, Committee for Innovative Development, Expo and Congress Activities, City of Moscow

2011-present time -  President, Global Venture Alliance

Experience in Russian and international organizations
Russian representative in Bureau International des Expositions (BIE)

Commissioner General of Expo-Sciences International

Chairman of Interstate Council of Exhibition and Fairs Industry and Congress activity CIS

Member of the Board of Global Association of the Exhibition Industry

Vice-president of Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs

Member of the board of Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs

Executive secretary of National Institutional Committee to promote the candidacy of Russian federation as  organizer of Expo-2010

Establishment of VDNKh as the main national exhibition center. Building and placement into service of a unique exhibition complex. Effective operation of VDNKh as an instrument of development of Moscow, Russian Federation and regions. Organization of large congresses and exhibitions, influencing national and international status of Russia and having great economic effect.

Elaboration of concept and document package for application for organizing World’s fair in Russia, organization of several presentations abroad.

Elaboration of innovative Concept and Program of innovative development of metropolitan area, elaboration of legislation  for improvement of innovative ecosystem in Moscow.

Elaboration of the model and implementation of Eurasian innovative platform which brings together Russian and international investors, Russian R&D expertise and venture funds.

Foundation of Institute of World’s Ideas which partners with research centers, UN institutions and  experts’ community all over the world.

Foundation of Global Venture Alliance, creation of Startup Academy and Venture Academy.

Awardee of Presidential award for education (2010)

Personal life: married, three children

Hobby: Ancient China history