Yakovlev Maxim Nikolaevich – General Director of the Poligrafoformlenie Group of Companies, Director General of the European representation of the Biotechnology Corporation, Partner of the project in the field of online education and career – EduMarket.
Childhood and Education
Maxim Yakovlev was born in 1965 in the city of Temirtau Kaz. SSR. Little is known about the young years of the future businessman. In 1988 he graduated from the Leningrad Technological Institute with a red diploma.
After graduation from 1989 to 1990 he worked as a heat engineer at the Leningrad Ceramics Factory, but soon went into business and in 1990 became the head of the IHL Lynstek department. In 1992, Maxim Yakovlev was already the general director of JSC Maya. Organizational abilities and qualities of a professional leader allowed in 1994 to become a member of the Board of Directors of OAO Kirovsky Zavod, one of the system-forming machine-building enterprises in Russia. In the same year 1994 he became the general director of Polygraphoformlenie OJSC, the company that he heads to the present. Today “Polygraphforming” is the Group of Companies and it is the largest enterprise of the North-West of the country in the packaging industry. It is the only Russian member of the international alliance Global Packaging Allience.
From 2005 to present he is the partner of the educational online project “EduMarket”, the largest Russian catalog of programs for additional professional education. And from 2010 to the present – General Director of the European representation of the biotechnology company “Unhwa” – St. Petersburg.
Little is known about his personal life. In St. Petersburg, helps children from orphanages, shelters and special boarding schools. He is fond of ski sports, in his free time he studies the cultures of the East. He is married and has three children.