Oleg Rumyantsev — Managing Partner


  • Managing Partner, “Rumyantsev & Partners” LLC
  • President , Association of Government Relations Specialists “GR League” of the Russian Federation

Personal Information:

Born: Moscow, 23.03.1961. Russian.

Family: Married; has a daughter.

Languages: Russian, English & Hungarian – free, written and spoken

Tel.: +7 (495) 123-45-06 (office)


1978-1983: Moscow State Lomonosov University (Economic/Political Geography, Regional Studies on Socialist countries of Eastern & Central Europe)

1983-1995, Internships: ELTE University (Budapest, 1983); London School of Economics and Political Science (London, 1994); University of Toronto (Toronto, 1995)

1992-1994: Moscow State Legal Academy, specialization: State, Administrative and Financial law

1994: Law Degree in Constitutional Law

R&D Activity. Publications. Teaching.

1983-1989: Researcher, Institute of Economics of the World Socialist System, USSR Academy of Sciences (now: branch of Institute of Economics, Russian Academy of Sciences)

From 1992 till now: President, Russian Foundation for Constitutional Reforms NGO (from 2007: Foundation for Constitutional Reforms); Chairman of Board, “Konstitucionnyj Vestnik”/”Constitutional Herald” magazine

1994: Author, “The Basic Principles of the Constitutional Order of the Russian Federation”, “Jurist”, Moscow;

2007-2010: Chief Editor & Board Chairman, “The History of The Constitution of Russian Federation” (in 6 volumes/10 books), Moscow, Wolters Kluwer

2013: Author, “Constitution of the 93. The history and Phenomenon”, Library of ‘Rossijskaja Gazeta”

From Sept. 2017: Associate Professor, MGIMO University of RF Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Faculty of Governance and Politics

Public activity. State Service. Expertise for the Government Departments

1990-1993: Member of Russian Parliament (People’s Deputy of Russian Federation, Member of the Supreme Soviet of Russian Federation); Executive Secretary of Constitutional Commission

1994-1996: Legal advisor, Committee on Legislation, State Duma

1996-1998: Deputy Secretary, Parliamentary Assembly of the Union of Russia and Belarus

2006-2007: WG Chairman, Legislative Initiatives for 5th State Duma by political party “United Russia” (social-democrats)

2012-2016: Public Assistant to State Duma Member Deputy Tatiana Moskalkova

From 2012: Member, Expert Council, State Duma Committee on Information Policy, Information Technologies and Communication

2013-2016: Member, WG on IP, Council on Culture under the Chairman of the State Duma

2015-2016: Member, Public Council, Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation.

From 2016: Public Counselor, to the Head of Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent).

State and Ministerial awards

  • The Medal "Defender of a Free Russia" (Decree of the President of the Russian Federation ą1053, August 22, 2001)

  • The Medal “10 years of Trans-Dnestr Moldavian Republic” (Decree of the PMR President I.N. Smirnov, 2001)

  • President of Russia Honorary Award for Input on Drafting the RF Constitution (Decree of the President of the Russian Federation ą777-rp, dated December 12, 2008)

  • Honorary Diploma by the Constitutional court of the Russian Federation “for the huge Contribution to formation and development of constitutional justice in the Russian Federation” (2011)

  • Gratitude of the Minister of Finance “for the active assistance to the Ministry of Finance in the field of realization of its functions in the development of the state policy and legal regulation in the stated field of activity” (Ministerial order ą288 l/s, dated March 21, 2011)

  • Award “Russia’s Open Book” of the Russian State Library “for the active participation in the foundation and development of a common Internet library of Russia” – for the preparation and publication for the public use of the multi-volume history of the Constitution of the Russian Federation (2011)

    Corporate Affairs & Government Relations

    1998-2001: Director for External Affairs, Mars Russia & CIS)

    2002- 2004: Vice President Government Relations, Shell Exploration Production Services, Russia & CIS

    2005-2009: Vice-President (GR – Gas); Advisor to Executive Director Gas Business Development (Victor Vekselberg), TNK-BP Management

    From 2009: Managing Partner, “Rumyantsev & Partners” GR Consultancy

    From 2010: Member, Association of Accredited Lobbyists to the EU (AALEP)

    From October 2014: President, Association of GR Specialists “GR-League”, Russia

    From 2016: Registered in European Union Transparency Register (TR #101313421415-54)

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