Launch your Impact project into
international orbit

Contact us. Receive recommendations.
Prepare your project for entering the international market.

Impact Exporters Association


What we do?

We help you to increase

Preparation for investments
Assistance in
Supports Impact projects in search for investments, in creation of collaborations with education platforms from foreign countries, in export/import of content and technologies and in opening branches abroad.

The projects that the Association works with are represented in more than 20 countries around the world. Priorities are the CIS countries, South-East Asia, India, Egypt and the UAE.

The Association will help you with the export of your Impact project

Impact Exporters Association

For whom

For anyone who is interested in comprehensive support of the community of professionals of the global market.

Answer several questions.
Find out how we can help you.

Our mission

We promote the best Russian Impact companies on the world market

The Association creates and uses new ways to support novice exporters and increases the promotion effectiveness for the developed ones.

To reach our goal, we accumulate the best practices of successful education exporters and create detailed libraries of roadmaps for the countries potentially importing Russian projects.

The Association also supports the integration of foreign education practices and best technological solutions in Russia – for example, in 2019, launched a program to create IJV between a Russian and foreign Edtech projects.

Do you plan to bring your company to the world market?


President of the Association

- Hello, colleagues! I am Maria Aksenova:
Maria Aksenova President of the Impact Exporters Association – a community of professionals in the field of EdTech that promotes Russian technological educational startups on the world market; winner of the Russian President's award in the field of education; she has 5 educational companies in the current portfolio; publisher of the encyclopedia for kids "AVANTA+" (63 Volumes, circulation - 20 million copies); author of educational TV projects. Licensed investor of the Moscow Seed Fund.

I have been investing for more than 25 years and I had five exits. In other words, I have been observing and participating in systemic changes in the global education ecosystem for quite a long time. I will be happy to help you with advice, share my experience and to introduce your project to the international market.

Find out how an Impact project from abroad can create an IJV with a Russian one

Vice-president of the Association

- I am glad to welcome you! My name is Elena Golikova:
Around 20 years I provide consulting, tracking and couching services to entrepreneurs in the areas of education and high technologies. I collaborate intensively with governmental structures, universities and colleges; I help to implement advanced technologies of online education and digitalization. If you are interested in scaling your business, interaction with governmental structures (in Russia or abroad), multiple growth of financial indicators, I can help you with it.
Elena Golikova – Vice President of the Impact Exporters Association, curator of the cross-industry MIC impact cluster, expert on strategic development of the Central Committee of NTI, expert of the MSU on big data, tracker, consultant and coach of the top managers. Several clients: VEB, VTB, Federal Tax Service of the Russian Federation, the Government of Moscow, the Governments of Ulyanovsk and Astrakhan regions, Barilla, Sitronics, Inline Technologies and many others.

Our experts

Advisory board

Experts of the Impact Exporters Association

Elena Kulibabina
Serial entrepreneur, business development consultant, marketing adviser, expert on business export to Southeast Asia.

From the beginning of 2005 until 2013, she owned a business in the petrochemical segment. Collaborated with a group of GS Caltex (ex LG Corporation of South Korea). Extensive experience in foreign trade, built a dealer network in Russia, worked with the largest enterprises from the mining, coal, oil and other industries.

She has worked with the companies from South Korea, China and Japan from various industries. In may 2013, she successfully made an exit from the main part of the business. In Moscow in 2013, together with her partners, she organized an advertising Agency specializing in professional project management.

At the moment, business interests lie in the field of venture investments, technology companies, innovations and startups. She founded the InMark business integrator with partners, which helps entrepreneurs to develop their business both in Russia and abroad.
Inmark also provides financial support for projects through private investment, as well as attracting grants and subsidies for the startup development.
Irina Pingorina
Expert on the export of innovative projects to the CIS countries, India and Qatar, PhD in Economics.
Graduated from the Higher Finance Courses (Firefield University, Connecticut) , the British contract management consulting Center FIDIC).

Experience in the financial sector on senior positions in Sberbank, Tokobank, Baltic Bank, SMP Bank.

Experience in sales and infrastructure project management in JSC "E4 Group", GC "Olympstroy", innovative company "Enerzet" Head of the export Department of the National Chamber of engineers.
Kristina Gevorkyan
Kristina Gevorkyan, expert of the educational market (producer, methodologist, product), author of the telegram channel "trends in education", head of the educational direction, methodology and research of the international startup Lectera.

  • Expert of the accelerator ED2, 2020 (assessment of participating startups)
  • Expert of the Skyeng Big change competition, 2019, Moscow (evaluation of participants ' works) Expert of the Battle of e-learning startups at ElfForum, 2018, Saint Petersburg (evaluation of participating startups)
  • Expert of MTS Telecom-idea accelerator on EdTech, 2018, Moscow (assessment of participating startups)

Teaches at:

  • Netology (Team and work with contractors)
  • FH School (Educational market and castdev)
  • School of Education (Global trends and new formats)


  • Speaker and moderator of the conference RIF + CIB 2020 VIRUSHACK "Online education", 2020, online (Topic: Education + Pandemic = ?)
  • Speaker of the "Transformation" festival in the "Octava" cluster, 2019, Tula (Topic: Man and machine: how AI is changing the education and career)
  • Speaker of the conference Israel Education Summit, 2019, tel Aviv (Panel discussion: Accelerating Cross Border Education Innovation)
  • Speaker of Almaconf conferences, 2019, SKOLKOVO (Topic: Building a personal development trajectory in the VUCA world)
  • Speaker of the forum Territory of meanings, 2019, Solnechnogorsk (Topic: trends in education and the basics of launching your educational product)
  • Speaker of the Digital Learning community conference, 2019, Moscow (Topic: Product development in education)
  • Speaker of the conference HR&Technology EXPO, 2019, Moscow (Topic: Product approach in working with personnel)
  • Speaker of the Edcrunch conference, 2018, Moscow (Panel discussion: a Promising market for edtech products)
  • Speaker of the Edcrunch conference, 2018, Tomsk (Topic: Launch of educational products)
  • Speaker of the Art-Werk conference, 2018, Moscow (Panel discussion: Distance learning in the creative industries)
Eugene Bajov
Investor, entrepreneur, researcher, authorized representative of the Financial and banking Association of the Euro-Asian cooperation, has been living and doing business in China since 2004.

He speaks Chinese, English and Japanese, and is deeply immersed in the culture of Asian countries.
He has an Executive MBA (business management). He is a business coach of Executive Coach ACC, an ICF for executives of Fortune 500 global corporations. Author of three books published in the CIS, USA and China about doing business.

Eugene Bajov has passed the path of an entrepreneur and gained unique experience as a business consultant for Chinese owners and managers of companies from different countries on the development of business in China.

Ask the expert. We will respond always.

We are trusted

Our partners

We will tell you how to become a partner. Message us!

We are open

Our events

Contact us

Our contacts


© All Right Reserved.
Impact Exporters Association
By clicking on send button, you agree with the privacy policy
By clicking on send button, you agree with the privacy policy
By clicking on send button, you agree with the privacy policy
By clicking on send button, you agree with the privacy policy