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Ruslan Yusufov — MINDSMITH

Founder and managing partner of MINDSMITH.

Founder and managing partner of MINDSMITH, expert in digital transformation, technology trends and information security.

Author of numerous studies and publications on Russian and international media, as well as regular speaker at specialized industrial events (more than 200 events in eight countries).

Prior to founding MINDSMITH, Ruslan headed special projects at one of the leading international companies for the prevention and investigation of cybercrime and high-tech fraud. He was responsible for effective cybersecurity solutions for private clients and family offices, for the protection of blockchain projects, as well as for educational and social projects.

Previously, Ruslan studied private well-being in Russia and the CIS and best global practices at a leading Russian think tank. Ruslan has extensive legal experience at one of the world's leading companies (BIG4), supported by effective practical experience in strategic business planning and analysis.

  • Spoke at the UN in Vienna
  • TEDx speaker
  • Invited speaker at educational programs at SKOLKOVO Moscow School of Management, RANEPA, Kingston University, MACS and other leading Russian business schools
  • Among the leading experts at SKOLKOVO Moscow School of Management. Rating: 9.8/10
  • Author of a workshop on cybersecurity for top managers and business owners, conducted dozens of workshops and strategic sessions for corporate clients including Rusal, Rosatom, Home Credit Bank, UniCredit Bank, Gazprombank Private Banking and others.

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