Our team

Dmitry Khrenov

General director

Social psychologist. Graduated from the psychology faculty of M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University. Author of unique methodology and presenter of the training course “Identifying lies during an interview.” Developer of the ONTARGET tests.

From 1995 to 2001 consulted individually candidates for elective state positions of different levels.

Over the past 15 years has specialized in the appraisal and development of senior management and devised personnel assessment methodologies.

Svetlana Simonenko

Managing partner

PhD in Psychology, social psychologist. Graduated from the psychology faculty of M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University. Lecturer at the State University of Management. Expert in the drafting of personnel assessment methods and delivery of personnel appraisals, and also the assessment and development of leadership potential. Owner of a number of copyright certificates in the area of personnel assessment. Has extensive experience of assessing and developing senior management.

Ernts&Young LLC — international company with leading position in audit, tax, transaction support and consulting; selected Svetlana Simonenko to be the winner of «Entrepreneur of the year 2014» in «Consulting» nomination.

Lev Sokolov

Study and development programs director

PhD in Economics, professor. Economical education – Saint-Petersburg State University f Economics, KSTU. Psychological education – Yaroslavl State University, Miami University. Has a number of professional certificates in personnel assessment, psychological consulting, conflictology and moderation.

Experienced in top managerial positions in industry, telecom, educational system. Has over 20 years’ experience in personnel management, assessment and development, research, corporate culture creation and internal communications.

Has experience in teaching and moderating trainings in USA and UK. Developer and moderator of training and educational programs in different areas, including:

  • leadership and management skills elaboration;
  • changes management, team development;
  • client orientation, first-class service;
  • effective communication;
  • development system foundation and education, business trainers and T&D managers preparation.

Elena Belova

Project leader / Senior consulting

Higher psychological education.

International university of nature, society and human «Dubna».

Over 8 years of experience in personnel assessment and development. Participation and leading of personnel assessment projects. Assessment center observer, feedback provider, development plan and competencies elaboration recommendations. Elaborates recommendations on development of competencies within « 20 Dimensions» model, provides feedback, gives recommendations on development and creates development plans upon results of «360 degrees» assessment. Has Lominger International certificate as «The leadership architect».

Valeria Kireeva

Senior consultant

Philological faculty of MSU. over 10 years in HR consulting, including personnel assessment and development, compensation and benefits, corporate management systems development.
Has the following certificates: «Assessment and Development centers observer», «Copetency based interview ( A&DC), « Professional testing», «Professional personality questionnaires» (Psytech), Global Remuneration Professional (Worldatwork (USA)).

Evgenia Gamburg


Higher education in psychology in MSU. Psychologist, psychology teacher. Previously worked in administrative sphere and in teenager camps.

Works in development and further maintenance of assessment instruments, testing results analysis. Performs researches of validity and reliability of ONTARGET assessment instruments.

Аndrey Kurosh


Higher education in software for Moscow State University of engineering and informatics.

Has over 6 years of experience in web-development is in charge of ONTARGET online testing system and infrastructural services development.

Alexey Chumachenko


Higher education in Bauman MSTU, traineeship in Dukhov All-Russia research institute of automatics (VNIIA).

Has over 6 years of experience in web-development is in charge of ONTARGET online testing system and infrastructural services development.

Galina Buassonad

Marketing and PR manager

Higher education in economics, Plekhanov REU, Mälardalen Högskolan (Sweden). Author of winner-project of winter intensive Branding course 2013 in British Higher School of Art & Design.

Has a wide experience of working for the big international companies and volunteering for Paralympic Games in Sochi.

Is in charge of corporate events, articles to business and professional resources, advertising materials, website administration and content, monthly info letter and work with outsource designers and other contractors.