Pavel Palazhchenko
Founding President

Graduate of Maurice Thorez Institute of Foreign Languages (presently, MSLU) — with distinction; UN Training Programme for Conference Interpreters
Languages: Russian, English, French, Spanish

Interpreter to M. Gorbachev, E. Shevardnadze
Worked at the Executive Office of the President of the USSR, Soviet Ministry for Foreign Affairs, United Nations Secretariat, Council of Europe
Author of books, dictionaries and articles
Awards: Badge of Honour
Personal website:

Timothy Okroev (MPhil)
Chief Executive Officer

Graduate of Moscow State Linguistic University (formerly, Maurice Thorez Institute of Foreign Languages) — with distinction; University of Oxford (UK)
Languages: Russian, English, Modern Greek, Spanish, Georgian

Interpreted for top-level officials at the Russian President Administration, Constitutional Court, World Bank, Council of Europe, Russian Ministry of Defence, State Duma
Worked for CMS (UK) as Regional Director
Awards: medal awarded by the Russian Ministry of Defence