Venera Vagizova

Doctor of Economics, Professor



  • Economist (Kazan Financial and Economic Institute, 1991- Finance and Credit)
  • PhD in Economics, 2009
  • Professor, 2012

Additional education

  • Banking auditor, the Central Bank of the RF, 1991
  • Professional member of the securities market, 1992-1994
  • Specialist on IFRS in commercial banks, 2002-2004
  • Internal control and auditing specialist in commercial banks, 2003
  • Specialist at risk-management of commercial bank, 2008
  • Specialist in investment consulting, 2009
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (Modern small and medium-sized business lending technologies), 2009
  • National Agribusiness Research Institute, Warsaw (Economic and institutional factors for the development of the agrarian sector), 2012
  • MBA-500, 2012
  • Accreditation expert of programmes in the Higher Education within the consolidated group of Economics and Management

Professional competence

  • Financial management Practices:
  • Business analyst, planning and budgeting
  • Financial management
  • risk-management, managing problem assets
  • Strategic management and organizational design
  • Organization of financing and credit for economic agents, including small and medium-sized businesses
  • Investment Consulting
  • Venture Engineering Technologies
  • Accounting, accountability and IFRS
  • Interaction with international audit and rating companies
  • Crisis management
  • Corporate governance
  • Islamic Finance

Practical experience

  • 1991-1996 -certified auditor of credit organizations;
  • 1996-2000 Deputy Chairman of the board, chief accountant of credit organizations;
  • 2001-2003 The executive head of the credit organization's internal control service;
  • 2003-2011 Executive Chairman of the Commercial Bank on economics and finance
  • 2003-2011 - Head and member of the Credit organization committees (credit, technology, resource, etc.)
  • Member of the Board of Credit organizations, member of boards of directors of companies, expert of the Association of Russian banks on the management of debt problems of credit organizations.
  • Member of KFU Dissertation Council
  • Head of Russian grants of Russian Foundation for Humanities
  • Head of Masters programmes "Business and finance", "International business"
  • Member of editorial boards in the national editions of the Economic profile
  • Lecturer of the MBA programmes of the Higher School of Business KFU

The field of scientific and practical interests

  • Development of effective forms of interaction between the financial and real sectors of the economy
  • Financial and credit mechanism for the commercialization of knowledge-based technologies
  • Pedagogical experience since 1991.

Languages proficiency

  • English - Fluent


  • Medal "In honour of the 1000 anniversary of Kazan", 2005
  • Honorary economist of the Republic of Tatarstan, 2010