July 23, 2012 14:59
Former BasEl Aero head named director of Russian Machines aircraft business
MOSCOW. July 23 (Interfax) - The former chief executive of BasEl Aero, Sergei Likharev has been appointed director of the aircraft division of Russian Machines, another unit of Oleg Deripaska's Basic Element group, Russian Machines said in a press release.
Likharev's priority in his new position will be to expand and strengthen the company's aircraft business, the core of which is the Aviacor plant in Samara. The strategic goals will include expanding the order book for An-140 planes for civilian and military use, development of a plan for production of the An-70, bringing production facilities up to new volumes of production, increasing labor productivity, developing cooperation with key international aircraft makers, and launching production of new models.
"The new management team of BasEl Aero will be approved at the board of directors meeting in August," Basic Element's press service told Interfax.
Likharev, 48, was CEO of airport group BasEl Aero, which manages southern Russian airports in Sochi, Krasnodar, Anapa, Gelendzhika and Yeisk, from 2008 until 2012, and was chief executive of Aviacor from 2004 to 2007. In 1997-2004 he held various management positions at the Interros Group, Ostankino Dairy Plant and Golden Telecom, and from 1993 to 1997 he was head of strategic consulting at Cannon Associates and Coopers & Lybrand. He holds a post-graduate degree in physics and mathematics from Moscow State University and an MBA from Cornell University in the United States.
Russian Machines is a major diversified holding company with industrial and engineering assets in the automotive industry, automobile components industry, railroad engineering, aircraft industry, production of special-purpose military vehicles, and production of construction and road-building equipment. RM has plants located in 14 regions of Russia, and employs more than 75,000 people.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at email@example.com)
January 27, 2015
FM Zarif: Iran hopes to resolve S-300 delivery problem soon
Poroshenko, Tusk coordinate positions in view of Foreign Affairs Council sitting
MICEX and RTS Indexes at 11:00 MSK
IRANIAN FOREIGN MINISTER SAYS HE AND LAVROV DISCUSSED DELIVERIES OF S-300 SYSTEMS, TEHRAN HOPES FOR PROMPT SOLUTION TO THIS ISSUE THROUGH DIALOGUE
Unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh blames Azerbaijan for hundred shooting incidents
Retailer Detsky Mir boosts 2014 revenue 26% to 45.4 bln rubles
IKEA sells Karelia sawmill to Finland's PinArctic
Mironov suggests security services "mirror" detention of suspected Russian spy in U.S
Polyus Gold cuts Q4 gold output 7%, ups FY up 3%
Highland Gold ups 2014 output 11% to 259,000 oz GE
Russian MP Melnikov not allowed to take floor at PACE
POLYUS GOLD 2015 PLANS TO PRODUCE 1.63-1.71 MLN OZ GOLD IN 2015
POLYUS GOLD UPS GOLD OUTPUT 3% IN 2014 TO 1.7 MLN OZ
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has given an interview with Interfax, in which he summed up the results of this foreign policy year and spoke about the priorities of Russian diplomacy in 2015
Germany‘s E.ON is spinning its Russian business off to a "New Company" which will be transferred to the company‘s shareholders, with plans to list it in 2016. Apart from the Russia business, the new company will receive all of E.ON‘s conventional energy assets. E.ON itself will focus on renewable energy and innovation. Johannes Teyssen, E.ON‘s CEO, told Interfax in an interview of the logic behind the decision and its implications for the concern‘s Russian subsidiary OJSC E.ON Russia.
Australian Ambassador to Russia Paul Myler has given an interview to Interfax ahead of the G20 summit in Brisbane in which he speaks about the MH17 crash, the reasons for joining the West‘s sanctions against Russia and explained why Australia expects changes in Russia‘s food policy by March 2015.