Business programme partners

STRATEGIC ANALYSIS PARTNER

  • ROSGEO JSC

    ROSGEO is a Russian multi-industry geological holding company, which offers a full range of geological exploration services from regional surveys to stratigraphic drilling and subsoil monitoring. It boasts unique expertise, particularly in marine geology and shelf operations. ROSGEO was established by Decree No. 957 of the President of the Russian Federation dated 15 July 2011. It is a fully state-owned company. The enterprises within the holding company operate in all eight federal districts of Russia. A total of more than 1,000 fields and deposits have been discovered by ROSGEO, including Astrakhan field (2.5 trillion cubic meters of natural gas), the Tengiz field (3.1 billion tonnes of oil), the Kovykta field (1.9 trillion cubic meters of natural gas), the Sukhoi Log deposit (about 2,000 tonnes of gold), the Kursk Magnetic Anomaly, and many others. ROSGEO’s subsidiaries have rich experience in implementing projects abroad: in Asia, Europe, Africa, and Latin America.



    Sergey Gorkov — CEO and Chairman of the Board of Rusgeology, JSC
  • ChelPipe Group

    ChelPipe Group is one of the leading industrial groups in the Russian metallurgical industry. At the end of 2018, the company accounted for 16.5 % of the country's total pipe shipments. ChelPipe Group brings together enterprises and companies involved in ferrous metallurgy: Chelyabinsk Pipe Plant; Pervouralsk Pipe Plant; a warehouse complex that sells the group's pipe products in the regions; scrap-metal collection and recycling company META; enterprises producing trunk pipeline equipment: Pipeline Bends, ETERNO, MSA (Czech Republic); and Rimera Group, which provides oilfield services.



    Boris Kovalenkov — CEO of PJSC Chelyabinsk Pipe Plant
  • JSC «Russian copper company»

    The Russian Copper Company (RCC) was founded in 2004 and is now one of the biggest copper producers in Russia. The Russian Copper Company is a vertically integrated holding with operational assets in Chelyabinsk Region, Sverdlovsk Region, Orenburg Region, Novgorod Region, Khabarovsk Region and Kazakhstan. RCC manages eight mining enterprises, a hydrometallurgical plant, three metallurgical plants, and a trading company. Together, they cover the complete production cycle, from mining and processing to production and sales. RCC produces copper concentrate, copper cathodes and copper rods, as well as zinc concentrate, refined gold, and refined silver. RCC's production facilities are able to produce more than 220,000 tons of copper cathodes and 235,000 tons of copper rods per year. The goal of the Russian Copper Company is to become one of the most successful and technologically sophisticated copper producers in the world.



    Vsevolod Levin — President of RCC
  • SIBUR Holding PJSC

    SIBUR is the leader of the Russian petrochemical industry and one of the largest companies globally in this sector. It has more than 26,000 employees. The Company’s unique vertically integrated business model allows it to create highly competitive products consumed in the chemical, fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), automotive, construction, energy and other industries in 80 countries worldwide. SIBUR helps to reduce CO2 emissions stemming from the burning of oil extraction by-products, such as associated petroleum gas (APG), by recycling them instead. In 2018, SIBUR processed 22.3 billion cubic metres of APG thus cutting greenhouse emissions by 72 million tonnes, which is equivalent to the annual CO2 footprint of a middle-sized European country. In 2018, SIBUR reported revenue of USD 9.1 billion and adjusted EBITDA of USD 3.3 billion.



    Dmitry Konov — Chairman of the Management Board of PJSC SIBUR Holding
  • The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF)

    Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) is Russia’s sovereign wealth fund established in 2011 to make equity co-investments, primarily in Russia, alongside reputable international financial and strategic investors. RDIF acts as a catalyst for direct investment in the Russian economy. RDIF’s management company is based in Moscow. Currently, RDIF has experience of the successful joint implementation of more than 70 projects with foreign partners totaling more than 1.5 trillion rubles and covering 95% of the regions of the Russian Federation. RDIF portfolio companies employ more than 700,000 people. Portfolio companies generate revenues which equate to more than 5% of Russia’s GDP. RDIF established joint strategic partnerships with leading international co-investors from more than 15 countries that total more than 40 billion dollars.



    Kirill Dmitriev — Chief Executive Officer
  • Gazprom Neft, PJSC

    Gazprom Neft is a vertically integrated oil company primarily engaged in oil and gas exploration and production, refi ning, and the production and sale of petroleum products. Gazprom Neft’s corporate structure encompasses more than 70 exploration and production, refi ning, and retailing enterprises in Russia, the CIS and worldwide. Gazprom Neft is one of the world’s Top-10 public companies by proven liquid hydrocarbon reserves, and a global leader in its rapidity in reserves replacement. The company’s production and refi ning volumes – which in 2018 reached 92.9 million tonnes of oil equivalent (mtoe) and 42.9 million tonnes of oil, respectively – place it among the Top-3 most important companies in Russia. Gazprom Neft’s products are sold throughout Russia and exported to over 50 countries worldwide. The company’s fi lling station network has more than 1,830 stations throughout Russia, the CIS and Europe. Net profi t at Gazprom Neft reached RUB376.7 billion in 2018, a 49-percent increase on 2017. The company is a market leader in terms of both fi nancial growth and various effi ciency metrics, including its internal rate of return (IRR). The company’s majority shareholder is Gazprom PJSC (95.68 percent), with the remaining shares in free circulation.



    Alexander Dyukov — CEO and Chairman of the Management Board, Gazprom Neft PJSC
  • Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd.

    Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd. (Sakhalin Energy) is the operator of Sakhalin-2, one of the world’s largest integrated oil and gas projects, which has developed major infrastructure for hydrocarbon production, transportation and processing. The company exports crude oil and liquefied natural gas (LNG). The project’s infrastructure created by the company includes, among other things, three offshore ice resistant platforms, the trans-Sakhalin pipeline system, which comprises around 300 km long offshore pipelines, an onshore gas pipeline and an onshore oil pipeline, 800 km long each, the onshore processing facility, the oil export terminal, and Russia’s first LNG plant which accounts for around 4 percent of the world’s LNG. The key buyers of Sakhalin Energy’s crude oil and LNG are the power generating companies in Japan, South Korea, China. Sakhalin Energy shareholders are Gazprom (50% plus 1 share), Royal Dutch Shell (27.5% minus one share), Mitsui and Co, Ltd (12.5%) and Mitsubishi Corporation (10%). In 2019 Sakhalin Energy celebrated its 25th anniversary.



    Roman Dashkov — Chairman of the Committee of Executive Directors, Chief Executive Officer Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd.
  • Rusagro Group of Companies LLC

    Rusagro Group is the largest vertically integrated agriculture industry holding company in Russia. It occupies the leading positions in sugar, pork, crop, oil and fats production. The main assets of Rusagro Group are located in Belgorod region, Tambov region, Sverdlovsk region, Voronezh region, Saratov region,Samara region, Kursk region and Orlov region, as well as in Primorskiy region, which allows to diversify business regionally. Headquarters of the holding are located in Moscow. Modern world technologies are integrated in all business divisions of the Group in terms of equipment as well as in terms of management practices. The Company ranked as the country’s No.1 margarine producer, №2 mayonnaise and oil producer, No.3 sugar producer and No.4 pork producer. Rusagro is the third largest landowner Russian. Land bank of the Group consists of more than 650 thousand ha.



    Maxim Basov — CEO of Rusagro Group.
  • LLC Coal Mining Company Kolmar

    Kolmar was founded in 2003 and today it is a large holding uniting industrial enterprises for the extraction and processing of coking coal located in the Neryungri district of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia). The main activity of the company "Kolmar" is the development of reserves of coal and coal deposits in South Yakutia, effective extraction and processing of coal. The balance reserves of the company Kolmar are more than 1 billion tons of coals, most of which are scarce premium grades of coking coal, which have a unique set of physical and chemical properties. Kolmar combines mining and processing facilities, enterprises engaged in underground and open-cast mining, concentrating factories, marketing and logistics structures. Kolmar also participates in the construction of a terminal for transshipment of coal in the Vanino district of the Khabarovsk Territory (Vanino port, Muchke Bay).



    Artem Levin — CEO LLC "UK" Kolmar " Anna Tsivileva — Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Kolmar LLC, Deputy Director General of the Kolmar LLC for Social policy
  • JSC United Grain Company

    JSC United Grain Company was established in 2009 by the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation in order to develop elevator capacities, transport and port infrastructure of the domestic grain market as well as to increase the grain export potential of Russia. UGC Group is the largest export and logistics holding in the grain market under state control in Russia. UGC is also a state agent for conducting state procurement and commodity interventions aimed to regulate the market of agricultural products, raw materials and food. According to the results of the 2018/19 agricultural year, the volume of Russian grain export by the UGC Group exceeded 1.3 million tons. It is envisaged to increase this figure up to 2 million tons in the current grain season. Total transshipment capacity of the port terminals of the UGC Group is 7.4 million tons of grain per year, total storage volume of the elevator facilities is 1.14 million tons of grain. For the UGC Group the priority areas of supply are: East and Southeast Asia, Latin America, West and Central Africa.



    Dmitry Sergeev — General Director of JSC United Grain Company
  • “Surgutneftegas” Public Joint Stock Company

    “Surgutneftegas” PJSC is one of the largest vertically integrated oil companies in Russia bringing together the research-design, exploration, drilling, production units, oil and gas processing and marketing enterprises. The Company develops its business in Russia operating from the Baltic Sea to the Far East. The Company carries out a significant amount of exploratory and production drilling and is active in three largest Russian oil and gas provinces – Western Siberia, Eastern Siberia, and Timan-Pechora. The Company shows a high level of commitment in terms of ensuring environmental safety of production and rational use of all types of resources. A comprehensive engineering and environmental approach to the use of associated petroleum gas allows the Company to maintain a record level of its utilization exceeding 99%. “Surgutneftegas” PJSC incorporates LLC “KINEF” that is one of the largest in Russia in terms of refining throughput. The refinery produces high quality products that are in high demand on the domestic and international markets.



    Vladimir Bogdanov — Director General of “Surgutneftegas” PJSC
  • “Nornickel”

    “Nornickel” is the world’s largest producer of nickel and palladium, and one of the world’s leading producers of platinum and copper. The Company produces cobalt, rhodium, silver, gold, iridium, ruthenium, selenium, tellurium and sulfur. “Nornickel” is involved in prospecting, exploration, extraction, refining and metallurgical processing of minerals, production, marketing and sale of base and precious metals. The main Russian production units of “Nornickel” are include: the Polar Division of MMC Norilsk Nickel, Kola Mining and Metallurgical Company and Bystrinsky GOK (Bystrinsky mining and processing plant), located in the Gazimuro-Zavodsky District of Trans-Baikal Territory. Norilsk Nickel Harjavalta belonging to the Group is the only nickel refining plant in Finland. Norilsk Nickel has its own global network of representative and sales offices in Russia, the UK, China, USA and Switzerland. When determining the strategy for its global operations and future development, “Nornickel” is focused on compliance with all social and environmental responsibility principles in the various countries in which it operates, which is essential for ensuring sustainable and efficient business development.



    Vladimir Potanin — President and Chairman of the Management Board at Norilsk Nickel
  • Deloitte CIS

    With over 286,000 employees, Deloitte has grown to be the largest professional services firms in the world with a presence in over 150 countries. Deloitte offers unrivalled depth, breadth and quality of professional expertise to serve the needs of clients across various industry sectors. Deloitte CIS offers audit & assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, and tax and legal services leveraging the professional experience of more than 3,700 employees in 20 offices of 11 countries across the region. Today Deloitte has offices in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Ufa, Yekaterinburg, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Novosibirsk, Vladivostok, Kyiv, Minsk, Tbilisi, Baku, Aktau, Almaty, Nur-Sultan, Atyrau, Bishkek, Tashkent, Dushanbe, Ashgabat and Yerevan. Deloitte has been operating in the region for nearly 30 years. Reflecting back, and looking forward to the future, we maintain a long-term perspective and seek to make an impact that matters for our people, clients and society.