Senior Management Team - MD Medical Group "Mother and Child" Russia Moscow
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Dr Mark KurtserPhD, Member of Russian Academy of Science - CEO and Member of the Board of Directors
Dr Mark Kurtser was appointed as CEO in June 2016. Dr Mark Kurtser is the founder of MD Medical Group and Member of the Board of Directors. Dr Kurtser began his career as a graduate assistant to the associate professor at the obstetrics and gynaecology department of the Pirogov Medical University. From 1994 to 2012, was Head of the Centre of Family Planning and Reproduction, Health Department of Moscow, the largest public obstetrics hospital in Moscow. From 2003 to 2013, Dr Kurtser was the Chief Obstetrician and Gynaecologist of the City of Moscow. He holds a degree in medicine from Pirogov Medical University in addition to a postdoctoral degree in medicine. Dr Kurtser remains actively involved in the Group’s healthcare practice and day-to-day operations.
Mr Vadim VlasovDeputy CEO for development
Mr Vadim Vlasov has joined the Company as deputy CEO in charge of development. Vadim Vlasov has graduated from the Moscow Aviation Institute, held various posts in the aerospace industry, was head of the representative office of the Airbus corporation in Russia, later acquired vast experience in the medical and pharmaceutical businesses. From 2010 to 2019 Vadim Vlasov served as Country President of Novartis Group of Companies in Russia, Regional Director Country Management CEE and CIS, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Association of International Pharmaceutical Manufacturers (AIPM).
Mr Andrey KhoperskiyDeputy CEO for Economics and Finance
Mr Andrey Khoperskiy joined the Group as Head of Finance controlling and Treasury in 2013, he was appointed to a position Director for Finance of the Group in 2016. Previously, Andrey worked for Rusagro Group and Sukhoi.
Aviation Holding Company as a Finance manager and earlier he was an Auditor in BDO Russia. Mr Khoperskiy graduated from Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics with a degree in Taxes. Holds ACCA Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business and ACCA Diploma in International Financial Reporting.
Dr Yulia KutakovaPhD – Medical Director for Organizational and Scientific-educational Work
Dr Yulia Kutakova joined the Group in 2012. She has over eleven years of practice experience in obstetrics and gynaecology. Prior to joining the Group, Dr Kutakova was Chief of Maternity in the Organisational and Tutorial Department of Public Healthcare of the City of Moscow. She holds a degree in medicine from Pirogov Medical University, a degree in management from the Moscow Institute of Management and a PhD in medical science
Dr Sergey Arabadzhyan PhD, Assoc. Prof. - Medical Director for Technology Innovation
PhD, Assoc. Prof. – Dr. Arabadzhyan joined the Group in 2010. He was appointed to the position of Medical Director for innovative technologies of MD Medical Group in 2020. From 2018 to 2020 he held the position of Chief Physician of the “IDK Mother and Child Hospital” in Samara, and a year earlier, held the position of Deputy General Director for Business Development of the “IDK Hospital”. From 2012 to 2014 Dr Arabadzhyan worked as Commercial Director and from 2012 to 2018 was Head of the Obstetric physiological department No. 2 of the Lapino Clinical Hospital. Until 2012 - doctor of the pregnancy pathology department №2 at the Perinatal Medical Center of the "Mother and Child" group.
Mr. Arabadzhyan graduated from the Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University. A practicing physician, he holds a PhD in Medicine, is an Assoc. Prof. at the Department of Reproductive Medicine, Clinical Embryology and Genetics of the Samara State Medical University.
Dr Georgy ShebaevPhD - Medical Director of Mother&Child, Head of Hospital Group

Georgy Shebaev joined the Group in 2018 as Deputy Director for Regional Development. In 2021 he was appointed Medical Director and Head of the Hospital Group of Mother&Child. Since 2019, he has held the position of General Director of the Mother&Child Tyumen Hospital. From 2010 to 2014, he was Health Minister of the Republic of Bashkortostan.Georgy Shebaev graduated from the Moscow Sechenov Medical Academy. In 2010 he graduated from the Russian Academy of Public Administration. In 2011 he got an MBA degree from the Moscow International Higher Business School (MIRBIS).