Board of Directors

  • Vitaly Markelov

    Vitaly Markelov

    Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprom PJSC, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC

    • Born in 1963

    Education

    Graduated from Kuibyshev Aviation Institute, majoring in: Operation of aircrafts and engines.

    Work experience

    1991–1997

    Head of Morki Line Operation Gas Pipeline Section.

    1997–2000

    Chief Engineer, Deputy General Director of Volgotransgaz Company

    2000–2003

    Deputy General Director on Gas Transport and Use in Tomskgazprom OJSC.

    2003–2011

    General Director of Gazprom Transgaz Tomsk LLC.

    2011

    General Director of Gazprom Transgaz Tomsk LLC, General Director of Gazprom Invest Vostok LLC.

    2011–2012

    Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprom OJSC.

    since June 2012

    Member of the Board of Directors, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprom OJSC (since July 17, 2015 - Gazprom PJSC).

    since December 2013

    Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC.

  • Viktor Zubkov

    Viktor Zubkov

    Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gazprom PJSC, Special Representative of the Russian President for Interaction with the Gas Exporting States Forum, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC

    • Born in 1941

    Education

    Graduated from the Economic Department of Saint Petersburg Agricultural Institute.
    Grand PhD in Economic sciences.

    Work experience

    Head of a number of agricultural enterprises and field-oriented departments in authorities of the Leningrad Region.

    1992–1993

    Deputy Head of the External Relations Committee of the Mayor's Office of Saint Petersburg.

    1993–1999

    Deputy Head of the Federal Tax Service of Russia — Head of the State Tax Inspectorate for Saint Petersburg.

    1993–1999

    Deputy Minister of Taxes and Levies of the Russian Federation — Head of the Administration of the Ministry of the Russian Federation for Taxes and Levies for Saint Petersburg.

    2001–2004

    First Deputy Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation, temporary acting Chairman of the Financial Monitoring Committee of the Russian Federation.

    2001–2004

    Head of the Federal Financial Monitoring Service.

    2004–2007

    Chairman of the Russian Government.

    2007–2008

    First Deputy Chairman of the Russian Government.

    Since 2008

    Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gazprom OJSC (since July 17, 2015 — Gazprom PJSC).

    Since 2012

    Special Representative of the Russian President for Interaction with the Gas Exporting States Forum.

    2012–2013

    Chairman of the Management Board — General Director of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC.

    Since December 2013

    Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC.

    Awards and ranks

    • Order of Merit for the Motherland I, II, III and IV classes.
    • Order of the Red Banner of Labour.
    • Order of the Badge of Honour.
    • Medal of Veteran of Labor.
    • Honoured Economist of the Russian Federation.
    • Citizen of Honour of the Leningrad Region.
    • Citizen of Honour of the hero city Volgograd.
    • Member of the Order of Hungary.
    • Order of the Russian Orthodox Church of the Faithful Saint Prince Daniel of Moscow, I class.
  • Andrey Akimov

    Andrey Akimov

    Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprombank JSC, deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC

    • Born in 1953

    Education

    Graduated from Moscow Financial Institute in 1975.

    Work experience

    1974–1987

    Worked in Vneshtorgbank at a senior management level.

    1985–1987

    Deputy General Manager of Vneshtorgbank Branch in Zurich (Switzerland).

    1987–1990

    Chairman of the Management Board, Vienna (Austria).

    1991–2003

    General Manager of IMAG Investment Management & Advisory Group AG, Austria.

    Since January 2003

    Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprombank JSC.

    Since 2012

    Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC.

  • Sergey Fursenko

    Sergey Fursenko

    Member of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC

    • Born in 1954

    Education

    Graduated from Leningrad Polytechnic Institute in 1978.

    Work experience

    1979–1989

    Chief Engineer, Head of the research laboratory of the Soviet Radio Equipment Research Institute (Leningrad).

    1989–1991

    Executive Director of the joint Austrian-Soviet enterprise Technoexan.

    1991–1996

    General Director of TEMP, scientific and production enterprise.

    1997–1998

    Deputy General Director of Lenenergo OJSC.

    1998–2002

    General Director, General Producer of SHKOLA Producer Centre Television Association CJSC, Workshop of Igor Shadkhan - TOM, LLC.

    Since 2002

    Honoured Consul of the People's Republic of Bangladesh in Saint Petersburg.

    2003

    Deputy Head of the Department of Gas Transportation, Underground Storage and Use of Gazprom OJSC.

    2003–2008

    General Director of Lentransgaz LLC (subsidiary of Gazprom OJSC).

    2005–2006

    Chairman of the Board of Directors of Zenit Football Club.

    2006-2008

    President of Zenit Football Club.

    2008-2010

    President of National Media Group CJSC.

    2010–2012

    President of the Russian Football Union.

    Since 2011

    Member of the Executive Committee of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA).

    Since 2012

    Member of the President's Council on Physical Education and Sports Development.

    2012–2013

    Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC.

    Since February 2013

    Member of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Neft LLC.

    Since December 2013

    Member of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC.

  • Vladimir Markov

    Vladimir Markov

    Member of the Management Board, Head of Department 613, Gazprom PJSC

    • Born in 1955

    Education

    Graduated from Ryazan Radio Engineering Institute in Industrial Electronics speciality, Academy of the Social Sciences in Theory of Social and Political Relations speciality, Moscow Academy of Economics and Law, majoring in Law.
    PhD in Law and Economics.

    Work experience

    1976–1978
    1982–1984

    Worked at Ryazan Plant of Electronic Devices. Held various positions in district and regional committees of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union on Ryazan.

    1993–1996

    Deputy Mayor, Mayor of Ryazan.

    1996–1999

    First Deputy Head of the Administration of the Ryazan Region.

    1999–2007

    General Director of Ryazanregiongaz.

    2007–2011

    Member of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, Member of the Energy Committee.

    2011

    Deputy Head of the Department on cooperation with authorities of the Russian Federation of Gazprom OJSC.

    2011–2012

    Head the Department on cooperation with authorities of the Russian Federation of Gazprom OJSC.

    2012–2014

    Member of the Management Board, Head of the Department on cooperation with authorities of the Russian Federation of Gazprom OJSC.

    Since 2015

    Member of the Management Board, Head of Department 613, Gazprom OJSC (since July 17, 2015 - Gazprom PJSC).

  • Elena Mikhailova

    Elena Mikhailova

    Member of the Management Board, Head of Department 105, Gazprom PJSC

    • Born in 1977

    Education

    Graduated from Moscow State Industrial University, majoring in Law, received an MBA degree from Academy of National Economy under the Russian Government.

    Work experience

    1997–1999

    Legal Advisor of the legal group of the Trade Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia.

    1999–2003

    Legal Advisor, Head of Legal Department in the commercial organization.

    2003

    Director on corporate and property matters of Mezhregiongaz LLC.

    2003–2011

    Deputy General Director on corporate and property matters of Gazprom Mezhregiongaz LLC.

    2011–2012

    Head of the Department on property management and corporate matters of Gazprom OJSC.

    2012–2014

    Member of the Management Board, Head of the Department on property management and corporate matters of Gazprom OJSC.

    Since 2015

    Member of the Management Board, Head of Department 105, Gazprom OJSC (since July 17, 2015 - Gazprom PJSC).

  • Viktor Komanov

    Viktor Komanov

    Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprombank (Joint-Stock Company)

    • Born in 1973

    Education

    Graduated from Plekhanov Russian Academy of Economics in 1995 and London School of Economics and Political Sciences in 1997.

    Work experience

    2004–2007

    Head of the Corporate Financing Department - Managing Director of Gazprombank JSC.

    2007–2010

    First Vice President, Member of the Management Board of Gazprombank JSC.

    Since July 2010

    Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprombank JSC.

  • Viacheslav Mikhalenko

    Viacheslav Mikhalenko

    Member of the Management Board, Head of Department 308, Gazprom PJSC

    • Born in 1965

    Education

    Graduated from Bryansk Institute of Transport Mechanical Engineering, majoring  in Internal Combustion Engines.
    PhD in Technical Sciences.

    Work experience

    1989–1992

    Process Engineer, Control Engineer, Engineer of the gas compressing service (GCS) of Beyneuskiy Line Production Department of Main Gas Pipelines (LPD MGP) of Saratovtransgaz Association.

    1992–1995

    Shift Engineer, Equipment Maintenance Engineer, Head of the Gas Compressing Service-1 of Kursk LPD MGP of Mostransgaz LLC.

    1995–2002

    Deputy Head - Chief Engineer of Tula Department of Main Gas Pipelines of Mostransgaz LLC.

    2002–2006

    Director of the engineering and technical centre of Mostransgaz LLC.

    2006–2007

    Deputy General Director on prospective development - Head of Gas Pipelines Operation Department in the Eastern Siberia and the Far East of Tomsktransgaz LLC.

    2007–2012

    Chief Engineer — First Deputy General Director of Gazprom Transgaz LLC (until February 2008 — Tomsktransgaz LLC).

    2012

    Chief Engineer — First Deputy General Director of Gazprom Transgaz Tomsk LLC, General Director of Gazprom Invest Vostok LLC.

    2012-2015

    General Director of Gazprom Transgaz Moscow LLC.

    2015

    Head of Department 308 of Gazprom PJSC.

    Since September 2015

    Member of the Management Board, Head of Department 308, of Gazprom PJSC.

    Since April 2016 Member of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC.
  • Roman Abdullin

    Roman Abdullin

    Deputy Head of Department 816, Gazprom PJSC

    • Born in 1975

    Education

    Graduated from Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas.

    Work experience

    2008–2015

    Head of Directorate of the Department of Gazprom OJSC.

    Since July 2015

    Deputy Head of Department 816, of Gazprom PJSC.

    Since May 2016

    Member of the Management Board of Gazprom Gas-Engine Fuel LLC.