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».

Evgenia Gamburg

Analyst

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.

Alexandra Khrenova

Client coordinator

Graduated from National research university of electronic technology as a bachelor and National research university of HSE as a master with distinction. Master of linguistics, fluent English and German.

Worked in HR in the largest Russian and international companies. Holds expertise in recruitment, training and employer brand development. Tought foreign language practice to HSE students.

Irina Kagramanova

PR director

Graduated from Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration as specialist in political science.

Works in PR for over than 15 years. From 1999 to 2003 Irina had directed the press center of the Ministry of Health. In order to conduct the PR-support to “Tashir” group and its development and construction project in entering the market in Moscow, Irina opened Intelligent MediaService PR-agency back in 2006. Worked on the informational support for FORA bank, NPO Volna, JSC “NICEVT”, State Unitary Enterprise EVAGD, Moscow Aviation Technology named after K.E. Tsiolkovsky MATI, Department of Science, Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship of Moscow.

Directs the press office, is in charge of interaction with informational partners, press-events organization.

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.

Gizem Çokgör

representative of the company in Turkey

She graduated from Department of International Relations, Bilkent University.

She started her career as a Training Specialist in the Training Department of Akbank. She played an active role in the restructuring of the Management Trainee program at the bank and in the preparation and implementation of international and national training programs for C levelmanagement. Between 2003 and 2008, she worked as a Human Resources Manager in leading healthcare companies. In 2008, she continued her career as Marketing Manager.

She has extensive experience in recruitment, training and measurement assessment, business process creation and improvement, leadership and team building, team management and development.

İlkin Gasimov

representative of the company in Turkey

He graduated from the Department of Computer Engineering, Technical University of Azerbaijan. He has a Master of Science in Computer Engineering and Business Administration (MBA) from Central Asia University and a Bachelor of Science in Digital Transaformation Strategy from the University of Massachuetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

He worked at Borusan Makina ve Güç Sistemleri as Manager of Kazakhstan IT Department and then as International IT Manager and most recently as Global Infrastructure, Cloud Computing and IT Manager.

He has extensive experience in IT management, digitalization, project management, change management, risk management, business process creation and improvement, leadership and team building.