The ZIyavudin Magomedov PERI Charitable Foundation has announced the appointment of Zaur Omarov as director of the Foundation’s operations in Dagestan. Zaur Omarov from 2014 to 2017 was director of the Uspekh National Centre for Youth Activities of the Ministry of Labour and Social Development of the Republic of Dagestan. Before that he had worked as an advisor to the Ministry of Labour and Social Development of the RD and as director of the Informational-Analytical Centre of the Committee of Youth Affairs of the RD.
As director of operations for the Foundation, Zaur Omarov will be involved with the PERI Foundation’s already established educational programmes and will also develop new initiatives.
According to Mr Omarov, ‘our goal is to build a beneficial educational environment that will identify gifted children, provide optimal development of their capacities in the leading areas of innovation, generate ideas and prepare interns for the PERI Innovation business incubator, and develop breakthrough innovative projects.’