Graduated from Azerbaijan institute of petrochemistry and post-graduate school for specialty “Petrochemical processes automation” and then Haifa University for specialty “High-technology enterprises business administration”. He has more than 25 years of practical experience in chemical and petroleum industries, from field engineer to the company executive. Gregory Shahnovsky is a member of the International Society of Automation, author of numerous scientific publications and award-winning scientific and technical communities.
Holds M.B.A degree from Ono academic college in finance & capital market specialization. Senior level executive with extensive hands-on experience in management, business leadership and working with board of directors, banks and attorneys. Established record of success implementation of financial procedure. Strong in budget, cash forecasts, business valuations, acquisitions and audits.
Holds M.Sc degree of process engineering from Azerbaijan Institute of Oil and Chemistry. He has a long practical experience with all kinds of oil refinery processes, control and optimization, application engineering and refinery plants complete packages manufacturing.
Holds Ph.D. in physical chemistry and MBA in business administration. Leads market-oriented development and day-to-day operations of on-line process analytical systems for conventional industry. Leads definition and development of new applications into new industries, overseeing multi-national teams.
Has 30‐years experience in the process industry and I&C, process control and projects management, including process analyzers, distributed control systems, PLC’s, fail‐safe control, ESD, HMI development, instrumentation and control design engineering.