Candidate of Physico-Mathematical Sciences, Professor at the SHFM RANEPAt, Certified International Investment Analyst (CIIA), Head of the Corporate Finance, Investment Decisions and Valuation Chair named after M. Limitovsky, scientific supervisor of the Quantitative Finance Department
· Member of the examination commission of the Guild of Investment and Financial Analysts within the framework of the CIIA project of international certification.
· Member of the working group of the Federal Commission on Capital Market and Securities of the RUSSIAN FEDERATION in development of programmes for examinations in attestation of securities professionals.
· Member of the editorial board of “Investment Analyst”, published jointly by the Guild of Investment and Financial Analysts and the journal "Securities Market".
In 1974, Mr. Minasyan graduated from the Lomonosov Moscow State University.
In 1978, he completed a post-graduate course at the Landau Institute of Fundamental Physics of the USSR Academy of Sciences.
In 1982, Mr. Minasyan won his degree of Candidate of Sciences at the Leningrad branch of the Steklov Institute of Mathematics of the USSR Academy of Sciences.
From 1978 to 2006, Mr. Minasyan was faculty member of the Moscow University of Communications rising from the position of assistant lecturer to head of department.
Since 1997, he has been engaged in consulting and research and tutorial activity at the Training Centre of the Moscow Stock Exchange, conducting training sessions and consultations in many banks and investment and other companies involved in the investment process.
Mr. Minasyan has been conducting research and tutorial activity at the Higher School of Finance and Management since 2005. He delivers lectures and holds tutorials in the courses: “Risk Management”, “Investment Portfolio Management”, “Financial Derivatives”, “Real Options”, “Financial Mathematics”, “Quantitative Methods in Economics”.
Professor Minasyan is also supervisor for studies of Master’s theses, graduation diploma works and projects by the students of the School. He participates in development of training programmes for the Higher School of Finance and Management.
Mr. Minasyan’s research and tutorial activity has resulted in 70 publications.