Mr. Sergei N. Roumas, Chairman of the Board of the JSC “Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus”, was appointed to the helm of the Bank in August 2012. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Roumas has worked with various financial institutions in the country including a stint in the military and the Government of the Republic of Belarus.
Mr. Roumas started his career in the military in 1990 to 1992. This was followed by stints in various financial institutions in Belarus which included the National Bank of Belarus as Head of Bank Operations, Accounting Department, Credit Department and Economic Department; Severo-Zapad Commercial Bank as Deputy Chairman of the Board; JSC Sodruzhestvo as Deputy Chairman of the Board; Belarusbank as Director of its Branch No.7, Deputy Chairman of the Board, and First Deputy Chairman of the Board; and JSC Belagroprombank as Chairman of the Board. In December 2010, Mr. Roumas was appointed Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus, prior to his appointment as Chair of the JSC Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus in August 2012.
Mr. Roumas was awarded an Honorary Certificate of the Council of Ministers of Belarus in 2009 and 2012, Honorary Certificate of the National Assembly of Belarus in 2009, Award Pin of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus “The honorable worker of a banking system of Belarus” in 2014.
Mr. Roumas finished his college education from the High Military Financial School, cum laude, in Yaroslavl, Russia in 1990. In 1995 graduated from the Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of Belarus in Minsk in international business. In 2001 graduated Ph.D. in Economics, Belarus State Economic University.