Preslava Fentham-Fletcher
How Do You Do Moscow

Preslava is a project developer and team leader at How Do You Do Moscow. She, together with four other girls, has developed this unique for Russia new media project. 

Prior to her involvement as a founding member at How Do You Do Moscow, she has worked as a journalist, advertising director in international Advertising agencies and as professional corporate fundraiser in UK charities.


Haji Taniguchi
Avex Group

Haji Taniguchi was born in Tokyo in 1960. After graduating from Belmont University, Nashville TN, with a BA in Commercial Music, he entered the music business with Sony Music Publishing Japan in 1986. Since joining Avex Group in 1994, he has been responsible for international and intellectual property strategies, among other things. He is currently President of Avex Music Publishing Inc., Chairman of the Music Publishers Association of Japan (MPAJ) and Vice-Chairman of Foundation for Promotion of Music Industry and Culture (PROMIC).


Alexander Shulgin
Author and Composer, Founder of Gruppa Kompaniy Familia, Founder of

Alexander Shulgin is a famous Russian composer and businessman.

As a composer Shulgin has had more than 400 published writings: 250 songs (52 of which were Number 1 in music charts and 7 were awarded for “Song of the Year”) and about 200 instrumental pieces, 20 hit albums, 5 of which were Number 1. He has also had 10 Number 1 albums as co-producer. Shulgin also has worked with a lot of Russian and foreign artists.

Shulgin also was the producer and judge of such popular TV music contests as "Star Factory" (the Russian version of American "Star Academy") on the first national TV-channel and "Become a Star" (the Russian version of "Pop Idol") on the second national TV-channel.

Ed Yen
a-Peer Culture & Technology Co.

Ed Yen is Co-Founder and Creative Executive Officer of a-Peer Culture & Technology Co., a music/technology company which developed an innovative business model using leading-edge information technologies to serve the music and entertainment industries. a-Peer has offices located in Shanghai,Wisconsin, Taipei and Stockholm. Ed Yen also serves the head of Pop Music Project Office (PMPO) of the Taiwan Government Information Office. PMPO is advising Taiwan government in developing pop music strategies and executing promotion activities for the pop music industry.


Jean Hsiao Wernheim
a-Peer Holding Group

International Chief Executive, Shanghai Synergy Culture and Entertainment Group; Co-Founder of a-Peer Holding Group.

Bill Yanbin Zang
Shanghai Synergy Culture & Entertainment Group

Vice President of Shanghai Synergy Culture & Entertainment Group, Chairman of China Recording Industry Committee, Vice President of China Audio-Video Association

Vadim Kulikov
Chairman of the innovative development of the advertising market and commercial communications ACAR

RACA is a non-profit making organization uniting more than 170 member advertising and marketing communications companies offering Media Planning, Media Buying, Strategic Planning, Creative, Internet Advertising, Outdoor Advertising, Sales Promotion, Trade Promotion, Consumer Promotion, Branding, Direct Marketing, Sponsorship, Public Relations, Marketing and Advertising Research, Event Marketing, Design, Packaging, In-Store Advertising and other services. Member companies of the RACA account for the lion's share of the country's advertising spend.

Matthias Röder
Eliette and Herbert von Karajan Institute

Dr. Matthias Röder is the managing director of the Karajan Institute and as such responsible for the overall strategy and worldwide business development of the KARAJAN® brand and its associated products. Dr. Röder joined the Karajan Institute in 2011 from Harvard University, where he was a member of the music faculty and also received a PhD in musicology in 2010. At Harvard he founded the Digital Musicology Study Group (now at MIT) and worked on several music technology and digital learning projects with partners such as the Packard Humanities Institute or the American rock band Incubus. Prior to Harvard University, Matthias studied music at the renowned Mozarteum University in Salzburg.

Alexander Olkhovsky
Projects lead, Sberbank of Russia

Over 9 years of experience in telecommunication, e-commerce and digital media.

First business registered in the age of 17 – regional content provider “Mobikon” grown from one-man company to market leader to be later integrated in A1 Group. Founder of – legal software catalog, sold to RBC holding in 2005. Opened first legal Russian distributor of digital music in 2006 – “Music Online”.From 2007 – R&D chief in Next Media holding (, now part of Ogilvy Group). Founder of UniBill– payment service provider with innovative risk management solution that guaranteefraud protection.

Graduated Finance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation, Financial Management Faculty, Moscow. Diploma topic – “Investment projects efficiency estimation”.

James Matsuki
Producer, Syn K.K

Former director of business development and licensing at legendary house label King Street Sounds and co-producer of the New York - Tokyo Music Festival, one of the largest music festivals for Japanese artists in the U.S, held at Central Park's Rumsey Playfield in New York. Currently residing in Tokyo, Matsuki is the producer of Hennessy artistry, the 40+ nation global music initiative driven by Hennessy, and as director of Syn's business affairs and legal division, has provided production and consulting services for various brands including LVMH, Starbucks Coffee, Guthy Renker, Konami, Chanel, Grand Hyatt, Shangri-La Hotel, Right-On, and many more. Matsuki is also the lead singer and guitarist of rock group B/W, signed to major label Pony Canyon.

Jessica Kam
Producer, Heart Farm Pictures Film-tv award produser

Jessica Kam is a senior TV executive and film producer who has more than 15 years of experience in film, TV, music, news and digital media, with a wealth of media experience that spanned 3 continents.

Christian Ulf-Hansen
co-owns a TV and Film production company, Big Feat Films

Started in Music Business in 1981, at PRS (the Performing Right Society), worked his way up to become Membership Representative, the focal business and creative liaison person for PRS for songwriters and publishers and representing the company to the music business in general, and being responsible for major overhauling of PRS's reputation amongst the business.

Konstantin Khankhalaev
producer and owner of the Gallery Khankhalaev

Konstantin Khankhalaev is a producer and owner of the Gallery Khankhalaev.An avid music lover from his youth, Konstantin organized one of the first recording studios in his native Irkutsk. In the 80-ies he was closely acquainted with musicians from various rock-clubs all across the former USSR. Later on Konstantin worked as a manager of musician AleksandrBarykin, rock-groups “Chaif” and “Nautilus Pompilius” and wasone of the organizers of the Clear Water Rock Festival, during which rock musicians travelled along the Volga River raising awareness of its environmental problems through rock music.

Pierre Campor
The representative of the company Tonino Lamborghini Russia


Annelies van den Belt
SUP Media

Annelies van den Belt has been the chief executive of SUP Media since 2008. 

Annelies came to SUP Media with an extensive experience in managing commercial online ventures. 

Previously she was the managing director of the broadband division of Britain’s leading commercial broadcaster, ITV. Before that she ran the online divisions of online newspapers, the Times and the Daily Telegraph. 

Prior to these high profile British media positions she worked as the publisher of The Moscow Times and a number of other major Independent Media titles in Russia.

Maxim Romanov

Head of Division for Innovation Infrastructure, Department of Innovation Development and Corporate Governance of Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation

Fomina Galina
Vice-President of ALFA bank

Фомина Fomina Galina - Vice-President of ALFA ban, Founder and Vice-President of National Banking Club ARB,Co-сhairman of the Committee for the unification of the women movement in Russia, Vice-President of Club of the Clubs Russia.