Candidate of Economic Sciences, Professor, Lecturer at the SHFM RANEPA,
Director of Banking Institute of the National Research University, Higher School of Economics, Head of Department of Banking of the Faculty of Economics
· Overseas education: Harvard Business School, City University London, L'Institut de Formation Bancaire, Luxembourg.
· Member of the Expert Council of State Corporation “Deposit Insurance Agency”; Board of Directors of the Russian Microfinance Centre; Expert Council of the State Duma Committee on Financial Markets; American Economic Association, etc.
In 1983, Mr. Solodkov graduated from the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, Master of English Language and Literature, Master of Economics.
In 1987, he defended his thesis for the degree of Candidate of Economic Sciences on the theme “Capital Flow to Developing Countries and the Debt Crisis of the 80s”.) at the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia.
In 1991, he studied at the post-graduate education programme “Economic and financial policies of the European Economic Community” of the European Institute of Public Service.
In 1992, he completed the training program “PMD” Executive MBA from Harvard Business School.
In 1994, Mr. Solodkov graduated from the Luxembourg Institute for training in banking where he studied at the postgraduate education programme “Creating a Team in Banking”.
In 1998, he graduated from "City, University of London" under the program of postgraduate education “Financial Risk Management”.
In 2009, he upgraded his skills at Harvard Business School under the program “Global Economic Crisis: diagnosis, analysis and action.”
In 2007 and 2011, Mr. Solodkov upgraded his skills at Harvard Business School under the programme “Breakthrough Insights”.