Grigory Shutko graduated cum laude from Moscow State University in 2006 with a BS and MS in quantitative methods in economics. Since then, he has been involved in high-profile consulting assignments with Accenture (2005-2011) and The Boston Consulting Group (2011-2015), mostly in energy sector. Grigory has been assisting clients and leading teams all over the globe – in Russia, the US, China, Japan, Mongolia, Italy and Kuwait, doing feasibility assessments for inter-country power trade, redesigning IT functions for power giant serving 40 countries, running the Post Merger Integration Office for the largest integration in the energy industry, facilitating the takeover and turnaround for a Russian car maker. At Yale, Grigory is focusing his studies on his passion – removing institutional barriers for international projects, trade and introducing necessary changes to the way governments operate.