Lara Tcholakian is the Human Resources Department Manager of VivaCell-MTS since 2008. Prior to this role, she held the position of Regional Director for the Eurasia Partnership Foundation’s CRRC program, in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia.
Prior to moving to Armenia from Canada in 2004, her professional experience focused on CIDA-funded international development projects in Peru and Sri Lanka in the areas of gender equality, capacity building in plantation communities, water & sanitation.
Lara has a Master’s in Socio-Economic Development from Université Paris 1 – Sorbonne, and a Master’s in Consulting & Coaching for Change from INSEAD. She is currently completing her PhD at the Vrije University of Amsterdam on Leadership Development and is Adjunct Lecturer on Management at AUA.