Eddie Astanin has been Chairman of the Executive Board of NSD since 11 November 2010. Mr. Astanin is a member of NSD Supervisory Board. From 28 November 2009 he held the post of NDC Director General and Chairman of NDC Directorship. He joined NDC in 2005 as Deputy Director/Chief Operating Officer. From 1994 till 2004 he held various positions at MICEX, from the Head of Operating Department to the Director of Government Securities and Money Market Division. Eddie Astanin graduated with honors from the Mozhaiskiy Military Engineering Institute (St. Petersburg) and the Finance Academy. Mr. Astanin is a Ph.D. in Technical Sciences.