Yury Isaev was born on 1st January 1972 in Moscow.
In 1994, he graduated from the Faculty of Economics of the Moscow Aviation Institute, and was awarded the degree of PhD in Economics.

After graduating from the Institute, Mr. Isaev worked in commercial banks for 15 years, rising from Economist to President of the Bank.

From 2002 to 2004: Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade of the Russian Federation.

From 2005 to 2006: Chairman of the Management Board of Rossiysky Bank Razvitiya OJSC.

From 2007 to 2012: Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee for Financial Market.

From December 2012 to 26 January 2022: Director General of the State Corporation “Deposit Insurance Agency”.

From 26 January to 1 August 2022: Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.

In December 2020, Yury Isaev became the head of the International Association of Deposit Insurers (IADI). In this position, he performed general management of the Association’s activities in order to harmonise the fundamental principles of deposit insurance systems, develop standards and common solutions for the benefit of customers of financial institutions and society in general, chaired general meetings of its members and meetings of the IADI Executive Board, represented the Association at international conferences, negotiations, meetings with heads of international organisations, central banks and governments of IADI member countries.
At the same time he lectured to students of various universities.

At present, Mr. Isaev consults private companies.

Yury Isaev is always ready to share his accumulated knowledge and rich practical experience in the field of international economics and finance with students.