Mr. Vladimir Kazbekov is Vice-President and COO of the New Development Bank. Mr. Kazbekov worked in executive positions for the Russian National Development Bank – the state corporation bank for development and foreign economic affairs (Vnesheconombank) for more than 15 years. During this time Mr. Kazbekov gained extensive experience in the field of development finance.
He has greatly contributed to the development of BRICS Interbank cooperation mechanism that includes the national development banks of BRICS countries. Prior to his appointment in Vnesheconombank Mr. Kazbekov served as the Deputy Director of the Foreign Policy Department of the Presidential Executive Office of the Russian Federation.
He has nearly 20 years of experience in the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, predominantly in Asian countries.