Board of Directors

rsz_j2

ARAKSIA MARTIROSSIAN
President

Ms. Martirossian is a serial entrepreneur, trainer, master mentor, motivational speaker and entrepreneurial community builder. In 2017, Ms. Martirossian was named the ‘Best woman employer’ by RA Prime Minister for her contributions to the Armenian Business Sector. As the Vice President of Entrepreneurial Community Development at GriffinWorx, Ms. Martirossian has experience of working in diverse countries implementing successful entrepreneurial ecosystem development projects. In Armenia, she has been actively involved in establishing the Armenia StartUp Cup National Challenge, the largest annual acceleration program as well as BizNest Entrepreneurship center, providing incubation and special development programs to startups. She is the co-founder and CEO of IAB International Academy of Business and Smart Start International Preschool of Armenia.

 

HAYK ALOYAN
Board Member

Dr. Aloyan has 17 years of mining exploration industry experience. He was formerly Deputy Chief of the Geological Survey in the Armenian Mining and Metallurgical Institute. Dr. Aloyan is widely published on Armenian metallogenesis, he is also a specialist in resource estimation. He has participated in the resource estimation and reserve calculation of a number of ore deposits of the Republic of Armenia. Holding MSc degree in  Mineral Exploration and PhD in Ore Deposit Geology, Mr. Aloyan is the Managing Director of Geoteam CJSC.

 

 

FotoAVETIK MIRZOYAN
Board Member

Dr Mirzoyan is the Country Head of Payments and Cash Management department in HSBC Bank Armenia CJSC since 2012 and has over 12 years of experience in banking sector of Armenia.
In 2008 he successfully completed PhD program and was awarded the Doctor of Economics title. He is managing the business customers related operations of the bank toward achievement of HSBC’s strategy of being the leading international bank with highest standards of business conduct and financial integrity. He has had previous working experience in financial market of Armenia before he pursued his career path in HSBC.

 

arevshat Meliksetyan_jpg

AREVSHAT MELIKSETYAN
Board Member

Arevshat Meliksetyan is the First Deputy CEO of INGO ARMENIA ICJSC. In 2007 he successfully completed PhD program and was awarded the Doctor of Economics title by defending a «The implementation of Compulsory motor third party liability (CMTPL) insurance in Armenia» thesis. The first law on compulsory insurance was implemented shortly after, in 2010, where he, as one of few experts in the field played an eminent role in both law drafting and practical execution. He is spearheading the sales activities of INGO ARMENIA for more than 10 years. In 2009  he was awarded MBA degree in Master of Business Administration from American University of Armenia, with major in Marketing and Sales. From September 2015 he is commencing two year business educational program in Cambridge University. He holds the position of the head of examination committee of American State Economic University and is an active member of various insurance expertise committees.

 

rsz_samvel

SAMVEL GEVORGYAN
Board Member

Samvel Gevorgyan is a qualified expert in management consulting and entrepreneurship with 25 years of experience. He is the founding and managing partner at BSC Business Support Center in Armenia that operates in the consulting and training market since 1994. Samvel Gevorgyan’s expertise includes five main directions – management consulting, research and evaluations, development projects, innovative technologies and professional development. Mr. Gevorgyan has been the founding president of the Institute of Management Consulting (IMC Armenia). He is also an accredited EBRD consultant/trainer who carried out capacity building programs for management consultants operating in consulting firms in Armenia.

 

rsz_tigran

TIGRAN HARUTYUNYAN
Board Member

Tigran Harutyunyan is currently managing board of Global Consult LLC, and is board member of Specialized Council 015 in Economics of Supreme Certifying Committee of Republic of Armenia acting at the Yerevan State University. In 2006 he was awarded the degree of Doctor of Economics. In 2015 he was awarded the degree of Doctor of Sciences (Economics). Mr. Harutyunyan is the author of  5 books and around 50 scientific articles. He holds the title of associate professor, ACCA fundamental level certificate, RA certified auditor, certified accountant, title of lieutenant of RA Ministry of Defense. He has more than 15 years work experience in local and international companies. Mr. Harutyunyan is married and has two boys.

 

BRITISH EMBASSY YEREVAN

Honorary Board Member