Andrey Nikitin was born in Moscow in 1979.
In 2001, he graduated from the State University of Management.
In 2007, he received the EMBA degree at the Stockholm School of Economics.
From 2002 to 2011, he worked at the RUSCOMPOZIT Group which unites the largest enterprises of Russia in the markets of fiberglass, composites and geosynthetic materials. Within the group, Mr. Nikitin held various senior positions, from 2009 he headed RUSCOMPOZIT holding.
Since July 27, 2011 Mr. Nikitin holds a CEO position at the Autonomous Non-Profit Organization "Agency of Strategic Initiatives to Promote New Projects".
Mr. Nikitin is awarded a medal 2nd class of the Order for Merit to the Fatherland, has Gratitude of the President of the Russian Federation.
Candidate of Economic Sciences, associate professor of the theory and systems of industrial management at the Institute for Industrial Management at RANEPA.