Konstantin Sokolov, '05 (XP-74)

Chairman of the Board, IFG BASIS

Konstantin Sokolov is chairman of the board of directors of IFG Basis, a Moscow based investment firm focusing on investments in commercial and residential real estate and industrial assets. Prior to this, Sokolov serviced as executive vice chairman and chief financial officer at Eastfield Group, a multibillion international investment firm with focus on banking, insurance, agriculture, manufacturing and real estate in Eastern Europe and Russia. During his career, Sokolov held senior positions in finance and M&A with CENTRICA PLC and Qwest Communication, Inc. (currently merged with CenturyTel). Sokolov has an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and received his MS in mathematics from St. Petersburg State University.