Management

Andrey Zvezdochkin

Partner, CEO

Prior to ATON, since 2004 Andrey had been in charge of Private Clients business development at Troika Dialog Management Company and since 2007 had led the same business unit of the whole Troika Dialog group of companies, became a partner of the company. Previously Andrey worked as a Head of retail business at MDM financial group.

Andrey graduated from the Moscow State Technological University and the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation.


Svetlana Antipova

Partner, Head of Treasury

Joined ATON in 1997 as a specialist of Contract Settlement Department. Later she was promoted to Head of Treasury.

Chairman of Repo and Securities Lending Committee and member of Exchange Committee at the Moscow Exchange.

Graduated with distinction from the Moscow State University of Design and Technology, Automation of technological processes and production faculty.


Mikhail Averbakh

Partner, Fixed Income Sales

Has been operating in the stock market since 2007.

Mikhail joined ATON in 2010. After 3 years he became Head of Fixed Income Sales and successfully continues to develop this business up to now. Prior to joining ATON, he worked as an analyst in fixed income and derivatives at Alfa Bank.

Graduated from the National Research University Higher School of Economics, World Economy Faculty.


Irina Grekova

Partner, Head of Compliance

Has been operating in the financial market since 2007.

Irina started her career at ATON as a jurisconsult in 2009. In 2010 she became Head of Compliance Department, she is also responsible for capital structuring for HNWI clients.

Graduated from Kutafin Moscow State Law University, Jean Moulin University in Lion and Pantheon-Assas Paris II University.

Has MICA (International Compliance Association) degree.


Sukhrob Ibadov

Partner, Deputy CEO

From 1999 to 2012 worked at Troika Dialog where from 1999 to 2003 he was responsible for recruitment and in 2003 became a Head of HR Department.

In 2005 he moved to Troika’s equity desk and had been working there successfully for 7 years with Russian and International Institutional clients. Sukhrob became a partner of Troika Dialog in 2005. Since 2012 Sukhrob has been responsible for HR, PR, Marketing at ATON.

Graduated with distinction from the Institute of Practical Oriental Studies.


Kristina Kovalenko

Partner, CIO, Information Technology

Has been working in the financial market since 2008.

Kristina started her career at ATON as a project manager in 2011. 2 years later she was promoted to the position of CIO, Head of the IT department.

Prior to joining ATON, she was responsible for support and development of information systems in Global Markets Department at Troika Dialog. From 2008 to 2009 she was administrating trading systems at UniCredit Aton.

Kristina is a Member of the Committee on Information and technical support of Moscow Exchange.

Graduated from the State University of Tver, the faculty of Information systems and technology. Masters degree in Business Administration from the National Research Institute Higher School of Economics.


Ivan Kuznetsov

Partner, Legal

Prior to joining ATON, Ivan worked at Alfa Capital and Alfa Bank, and was also the Head of Legal at the RTS Stock Exchange, and the Head of Legal at UniCredit Securities.

He accepted an award «Best Legal Department» («Elite of Stock Market 2008»).

Ivan is a graduate of Lomonosov Moscow State University’s, Law Faculty.


Maxim Kuzyakin

Partner, Head of Finance and Operations

Prior to joining ATON, worked as a Director of Operations in Private Clients Department at Troika Dialog for 5 years, was a partner of the company. Previously Maxim was a Head of Department of Information Technology at LLC Commercial bank «Renaissance Capital». Before that he was a Vice President at Deutsche Bank.

Graduated from the Volga State University of Telecommunications and Informatics. Holds PhD degree.


Agaron Papoyan

Partner, Corporate Finances

Before joining ATON, Agaron Papoyan was a partner and director of investment banking department at the investment company RCF, where he was responsible for projects on attracting capital, and mergers and acquisitions.

Before working at RCF, Agaron was a junior partner in consulting department at IBM. Previous to that, Agaron worked at Ernst&Young, where he was a senior manager specializing in consulting for the telecommunications sector.

Mr. Papoyan graduated from the London Business School and has a graduate degree from the economics faculty at Moscow State University.


Stanislav Platonov

Head of Sales and Sales-Trading

Prior to ATON, from 2005 to 2016 he had been working at Troika Dialog (later Sberbank CIB) where he headed Moscow Sales Trading and in 2008 became a Partner of the company. Earlier he worked at IFC Metropol on the position of Equity Sales.

Stanislav graduated from the University of Central England, holds Master's degree in Finance from Durham University. He received a number of awards from Extel rankings in different years.


Yaroslav Podsevatkin

Partner, Head of Trading

Yaroslav has been operating on financial market since 2006. He joined ATON in 2012.

Prior to his appointment as Head of Trading, he was responsible for trading operations of Private Clients Department and for development of the new products for 2 years. Before joining ATON, he worked in Troika Dialog for 6 years.

Graduated from Plekhanov Russian University of Economics in Management of Organization, Department of Management, investment and innovation.

 

Oleg Puntusov

Partner, Managing Director, Head of the Regional network

Prior to joining ATON, Oleg worked as a Director of the North-West Branch at Troika Dialog, was a partner of the company.

Graduated from the Samara State Aerospace University, System engineer faculty, and from Samara branch of the Moscow Economics and Statistics at the University with a degree in economics.


Grigory Sedov

Partner, Managing Director, Private Clients

Prior to joining ATON, Grigory has been working as a Director of the Private Clients Department in the Moscow region at Troika Dialog for 8 years, became a partner of the company.

Graduated from the Finance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation, Finance and Credit faculty.


Pavel Sokolov

Deputy CEO

Prior to joining ATON, has been working at Troika Dialog (later «Sberbank CIB») for 12 years where he started as Head of Regional Chain and was promoted to Managing Director, Co-Head of Investment Banking later, became a partner of the company.

Graduated from the St. Petersburg State University.