Igor Ryabinin holds a Diploma in Psychology. During his studies in Marburg and Moscow he acquired advanced data analysis skills. As part of Hertie’s dual degree programme with Università Bocconi in Milan, he completed a degree in economics and management of government and international organisations. His main area of interest lies in the development of the social sector from a public and third-sector perspective, and in health policy. He has acquired experience in strategy consulting in various sectors and companies: at Accenture Igor was involved in the digital transformation of a federal ministry in Germany, at Roland Berger he supported a major training programme for a ministry in the Middle East, and at PHINEO he was involved in strategy and the evaluation of projects for foundations in Germany.