BIOGRAPHYNikolay Zubarev — Digital Economy
Chief Information Security Officer, Data Economy Autonomous Non-Profit Organization
Graduated from the Tver Suvorov Military School, Military University of the Defense Ministry, the Russian Presidential Academy of Public Administration (RAPA). Awarded the medal For Distinguished Military Service, 3rd Class.
Held various positions in different units of the Main Directorate of the Russian Defense Ministry General Staff, and was directly involved in the implementation of high-tech projects on behalf of the Defense Ministry.
His civilian career included various jobs at the Russian Accounts Chamber, where he contributed to the development of international cooperation, including in the field of IT audit, and was directly involved in auditing relevant ministries, defense industry enterprises and constituent entities of the Russian Federation. As deputy department head in the Khimki Municipal Government, he was responsible for coordinating business activities.
He led several business agencies working on high- tech information protection and import substitution projects, and successfully localized the production of equipment for the defense industry sector in Russia.