||Artak Melkonyan has over 20-year track record of exposure to businesses and non-profit organizations in over 35 countries. Currently Mr. Melkonyan serves as Senior Advisor in UNDP Armenia, while prior to that he was CEO of RVVZ / IDEA Foundation and led innovative social entrepreneurship projects in tourism, education, regional development. Before that Mr. Melkonyan was Senior VP with Dun & Bradstreet SAME and led strategic expansion of the company to emerging markets in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia. His previous experience includes senior management roles in private equity fund, Big4, banking, financial service companies as well as top government, international organizations and academic institutions. Mr. Melkonyan also managed academic faculty as Dean of Business and Marketing at French University of Armenia and is an experienced lecturer and coach. Mr. Melkonyan earned master degrees and studied in American University of Armenia, State Engineering University of Armenia and Georgetown University.