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Outcomes of SPIEF 2014
Founder, USM Holdings Ltd
General Director, Tatneft OJSC
General Director, Zarubezhneft JSC
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Chief Executive Officer, Alstom SA
President, Chairman of the Management Board, Sberbank of Russia JSC
General Director, Aeroflot Russian Airlines OJSC
Chairman of the Board of Directors, USM Holdings Ltd
Christophe de Margerie
Chairman of the Board of Directors, CEO, Total SA
Chairman, Executive Director,ж
Chief Executive Officer, Glencore Xstrata Plc
Chairman of the Management Committee, Managing Partner for CIS, EY
Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, President, GDF Suez SA
Chairman, The Boston Consulting Group
President, Chairman of the Management Board, Mobile TeleSystems OJSC
President, Chairman of the Management Board, VTB Bank JSC
General Director, Russian Direct Investment Fund LLC
Minister, Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities
J. Paul Rollinson
CEO, Kinross Gold Corporation
President, Russian Railways JSC
General Director, Tuva Energy Industry Corporation CJSC
General Director, Managing Company Metalloinvest LLC
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Evraz Plc
General Director, Severstal OJSC
Ben van Beurden
Chief Executive Officer, Royal Dutch Shell Plc
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Telecominvest OJSC
General Director, Ulmart ZAO
General Director, Russian Grids OJSC
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Chief Executive Officer, Electricite de France SA
Minister, Ministry of Energy
Group Chief Executive Officer, BP Plc
Marco Tronchetti Provera
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Pirelli & C SpA
Chairman, State Corporation Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs (Vnesheconombank)
President, Lukoil OJSC
Jon Fredrik Baksaas
Chief Executive Officer, President, Telenor Group
Minister, Ministry of Economic Development
President, Nomos-Bank OJSC
Vice Chairman, CEO, Daelim Industrial Co Ltd
Republic of Korea
Country Managing Partner for Russia, EY
Chairman of the Board, CEO, Schneider Electric SA
President, Chief Executive Officer, Fortum Corporation
Chairman of the Management Board, Novatek OJSC
Donald James Umpleby III
Group President, Caterpillar Inc
Chief Executive Officer, Schlumberger Ltd
General Director, MegaFon OJSC
Chairman of the Supervisory Board, TUI
Member of the Global Executive Committee, Area Managing Partner EMEIA, EY
General Director, Surgutneftegas OJSC
Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem
Chairman of the Board, DP World
United Arab Emirates
President, Chief Executive Officer, National Oilwell Varco
Managing Partner, Deloitte CIS
Co-Founder, Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation Plc
General Director, Russian Post FSUE
Sunny George Verghese
Group Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer, Olam International
President, CEO, Amadeus IT Holding SA
Chairman, Global Counsel LLP
Jorgen Buhl Rasmussen
President, Chief Executive Officer, Carlsberg Group
President, Chairman of the Management Board, FESCO Plc
General Director, Roder LLC
Chairman of the Board, Kone Corporation
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Joint Stock Financial Corporation Sistema OJSC
President, Rostelecom OJSC
Chairman of the Management Board, RusHydro JSC
Minister, Ministry of Regional Development
Chairman of the Management Board, Gazprombank OJSC
Managing Director, McKinsey & Company Inc
Hubertus von Grunberg
Chairman of the Board of Directors, ABB Ltd
Minister, Ministry of Transport
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Russo-British Chamber of Commerce
Chairman of the Management Board, Federal Grid Company of Unified Energy System JSC
Frans van Houten
Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Management Board and Executive Committee, Royal Philips Electronics NV
Gian Marco Moratti
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Saras SpA
Jan Karol Madeja
President & CEO, Mercedes-Benz Russia SAO
Chairman of the Management Board, Russian Agricultural Bank OJSC
Managing Partner, PwC Russia
General Director, PhosAgro OJSC
Chairman of the Management Board, INTER RAO UES JSC
President, Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs RAE
General Director, Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works OJSC
Chairman of the Management Board, General Director, UC RUSAL
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Managing Director, Indian Overseas Bank
General Director, Chairman of the Management Board, MMC Norilsk Nickel OJSC
Chairman, CEO, Danone
Minister, Ministry for Civil Defence, Emergencies and Elimination of Consequences of Natural Disasters
President, Chairman of the Management Board, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors, Rosneft Oil Company
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Charoen Pokphand Foods
President, CEO, Wartsila Corporation
Chairman of the Management Committee, Gazprom OJSC
General Director, Special Economic Zones JSC
Hamad Al-Hurr Al Suwaidi
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Abu Dhabi National Energy Company
United Arab Emirates
President, AK Alrosa JSC
Minister, Ministry of Industry and Trade
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Mechel JSK
President, CEO, Neste Oil Corporation
Kim Jung Rae
President, Chief Operating Officer, Hyundai Heavy Industries Co Ltd
Republic of Korea
Chief Executive Officer, En+ Group, Memeber of the Board of Directors, UC RUSAL, Norilsk Nickel
Chief Country Officer in Russia, Deutsche Bank Ltd
General Director, KAMAZ OJSC
Chief Executive Officer, Eni SpA
Olaf G. Koch
Chairman of the Management Board, CEO, Metro AG
The programme is published as at May 22, 2014
In cooperation with World Bank
In cooperation with Citi
In cooperation with MTS
In cooperation with Deutsche Bank
In cooperation with EN+
In cooperation with Russian Post
In cooperation with PwC
In cooperation with Gazprombank (Open Joint-Stock Company)
In cooperation with Deloitte
In cooperation with RUSAL
In cooperation with Russian Railways
In cooperation with State Corporation Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs (Vnesheconombank)
In cooperation with EY. By invitation only
In cooperation with Microsoft
In cooperation with VTB Capital
In cooperation with Rosneft. By invitation only
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Vladimir Putin met with Prime Minister of Mongolia Norovyn Altankhuyag...
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