Head of the Program
David Tavadian is a specialist in data analysis and has  over 18 years experience in the financial industry working in institutions such as BCA Research Group, Credit Agricole, Citi and Commerzbank.
David has lived and worked in Canada, UK, Russia and in the UAE. He held the positions of Research Analyst / Strategist in BCA Research Group, Global Strategist in IDEA Global, Global Strategist – GFI Prop Trading Desk, then Global Head of Emerging Markets – FIC & Corporate Finance in Commerzbank, Director, Head of Derivatives Sales in Credit Agricole and Citigroup․ He has been the Founding Partner in Global Investment Strategy Institute in Montreal (2016-2017), and since 2017 is the Managing Partner in MEDKON Medical Group in Moscow.
David graduated from L’École des Hautes Études Commerciales (HEC) de Montréal with a B.A. and an M.Sc. and is a CFA Charterholder. He has also studied Executive Management & Leadership in Saïd Business School of Oxford University.
David fluently writes and speaks English, French, Russian and Armenian.
 
Courses
  • Fixed Income Markets, Central Banks and Banks
  • Global Macroeconomic Imbalances & FX Markets
  • Internship in Investment Strategy & Asset Allocation
News
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RAU Students Presented the Best Written Submission at Mock Arbitration Competition
0404/19
The Mock Arbitration Competition had two rounds – oral and written, and gathered 9 teams from leading Armenian universities.
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RAU, Human Holdings and TalentEx To Foster Japanese-Language Education in the Field of IT in Armenia
2201/19
RAU Vice-Rector Gagik Sargsyan, Ph.D., Executive Director of Human Holdings Mr. Kentaro Ozawa and CEO of TalentEx Mr. Yojiro Koshi signed an MoU.
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Samuel Armen Lecturing on Creative Writing at RAU
2202/18
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Head of RAU Chinese Language and Culture Center at International Conference on Chinese Studies
0805/19
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RAU Opened Wolfram Laboratory
2512/18
This is the first university-based Wolfram laboratory in the world.
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RAU Congratulated St.Petersburg Polytechnic University on its Anniversary
2202/19
RAU Delegation headed by Vice-Rector for Science Pargev Avetisyan and Professor Eduard Kazaryan visited the partner institution.
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