Chairman of Board of Directors AZIMUT Hotels
Education: Moscow State University, Geographical faculty, the University of Oregon (USA).
Career: Worked as the scientific employee in scientific research institute of Labor of the State committee of labor and social problems. Studied sociology in Russia and USA. The author of scientific works and publications on ethnic systems. After returning from the USA was appointed as the head of «MIR» corporation, worked in a number of the companies in sphere of management as the finance executive. Since 2003 invests in Hotel business. The founder of non-commercial Fund of support of social researches «Hamovniki».
Member of the Board of Directors AZIMUT Hotels
Education: MPGU after Lenin and Peoples' Friendship University of Russia. Patrice Lumumba
Career: With 20 years experience in various business development and investment analysis positions Mr Romanov’s involvement in commercial real-estate sector dates back to 2001, when he became Head of Research with a major Moscow-based real-estate investment company. Since 2003 Mr Romanov has been actively involved in a wide range of commercial real estate projects. The first hotel investment was made in late 2003. This acquisition gave start to creation of the AZIMUT Hotels Company – now Russia’s largest domestically owned hotel chain. Mr Romanov has been serving on the Board of Directors of AZIMUT Hotels Company since its incorporation.
Vice President for Chain Development
Education: The Moscow State Commercial University, Faculty of the International Economic Relations, French Business School INSEAD.
Career: Dmitry has over 20 years of experience in the development of M & A projects and transactions. Since 2005, he worked in the "Management Company Kaskol", various projects managed by "A1" (investment company Alfa Group). Dmitry served as Director of Investments and as a member of the Board of Portfolio Companies in AFK Sistema. In the period from 2014 to 2016, as Managing Partner of the investment company Enerkor, he implemented restructuring and business development strategies for projects under contracts with major Russian banks.
Duties in AZIMUT Hotels: search for and attraction of new projects together with the team of the Development DepartmentE-mail: email@example.com
AZIMUT Hotels Director
Education: National Research University “Higher School of Economics”
Career: Maxim Brodovsky started his career in hospitality as a night auditor in Marriott chain. In 2007 he was appointed to Area financial controller position and was in charge of 6 Interstate hotels in Moscow. In August of 2012 Mr. Brodovsky held the position of Holiday Inn Lesnaya General Manager. Later in 2014 the Holiday Inn Suschevsky was also added to the area of Maxim’s responsibility. In September of 2016 Maxim was appointed to the General Manager position of Marriott Grand. From the 8th of November 2017 Maxim has joined the AZIMUT Hotels team as COO.
Duties in AZIMUT Hotels:Implementation of the strategic and operational plan of the company, business processes optimization and best practices introduction.
Education: Moscow State Linguistic University. Faculty of the Humanities and Applied Sciences
Career: since 2000 Anna has worked for Russian Fitness Group as the Head of franchising department and regional development of brands World Class, World Class Lite and FizKult. Joined AZIMUT Hotels in May 2015.
Duties in AZIMUT Hotels: development of the chain in terms of management and franchising.