Ilya Pokamestov has a 12-year experience in senior positions in factoring business at FC "Uralsib", the group "Societe Generale and VTB Group.
He is the author of such books as "Factoring" (MESI 2004 INFRA-M 2010) and "Factoring: sales, technology, risk management" (ID "Regulations", 2007.) and more than 30 publications on factoring and trade finance. He is one of the authors of the Encyclopedia of the Factoring Market (Issues 1-2), published in 2009 and 2008, «RA Expert".
Mr. Pokamestove is the Chief Editor of the journal "Factoring and Trade Finance". He had internship in leading factoring companies of the UK and France:
In 2005-2008, he was a member of the Education Committee of the International Factoring Association IFG (International Factors Group).
He was repeatedly invited to participate in conferences and seminars in the CIS, the Russian Federation and abroad.
In 2007, he set the company "Factoring PRO", which develops and maintains www.factoringpro.ru - the first information portal about factoring and trade finance in Russia and the CIS.
He is actively involved in social life and is currently the Executive Secretary of Non-profit Partnership Federation of Factoring Companies.