Appointed: 29 September 2011.
Experience: JSC Polymetal’s Chief Executive from 2003, Member of its Board, 2004–2012. CEO of Vostsibugol, 2002–2003. Strategic Development Director at the Ulyanovsk Automobile Plant in 2000. Head of the Investment Planning Department at SUAL-Holding, 2001-2002. McKinsey in Moscow, 1999-2000. Merrill Lynch in New York, 1997-1999.
Qualifications: BA in Economics from Yale University; MA in Mining Economics from St. Petersburg Mining Institute.
New approaches to value creation through exploration