Deputy CEO
A degree in Physical Geography and Landscape Sciences from the department of geography of the Moscow State University (1988). Over 20 years of experience in environmental impact assessments, environmental studies and surveys. Additional education: a diploma in Application of Computer Technologies for Land Resources Management of Land Resources from the Moscow Institute of Land Planning Engineers; a diploma in Environmental Management and Industrial Pollution Control from IHS, the Netherlands; a certificate in Integrated Management Systems from the Russian Academy of Public Administration under the Russian President; a certificate in ISO 14000 Environmental Audit from the Centre of Environmental Safety of the Russian State Environmental Committee; a certificate in Efficient project management using PMI and IPMA techniques from the LANIT Academy; a certificate in Introduction to ISO 9000 from Bureau VERITAS; a certificate in IFC Performance Standards from the IFC; a certificate in HSEC Integrated Management System: Theory and Practice from SE Solutions, South Africa. Joined SHANECO in 1993. A certified expert of the Russian Ministry of Construction, an expert in the National Association of Surveyors and Designers, a member of the National Geographical Society. Key responsibilities include management and coordination of EIAs and environmental investigations, baseline studies, collection of environmental and social data, development of EHS action plans, public consultations, development of the environmental management system. A true expert in physics, geography, social economics and environmental disciplines with a deep understanding of environmental aspects of industrial and energy facilities. Participated in more than 30 major projects for various customers including large mining and energy companies (RUSAL, SUAL, SUEK, RusHydro, InterRAO, Rosenergoatom and others) including: • Phase I and II Due Diligence of mining and concentration complexes in Buryatia, Primorsky region and Kamchatka; • Preliminary environmental assessment of the Boguchany timber complex, Krasnoyarsk region; • Environmental engineering surveys and an EIA of the Middle Timan bauxite mine of the Komi Aluminium project; • Consulting on EIA update for the Boguchanskaya hydro power plant, Krasnoyarsk region; • Environmental engineering surveys and industrial environmental monitoring for construction of a section of the Yamal – Eastern Europe pipeline; • Development of a sustainable procurement system for the Olympstroy State Corporation. The author of environmental articles in various specialised magazines.