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Alexey Kushnarev appointed First Deputy CEO of Metalloinvest

11 November 2021

Metalloinvest, a leading global iron ore and HBI producer and supplier, and one of the regional producers of high-quality steel, announces the appointment of Alexey Kushnarev as First Deputy CEO Production Director.

In his new position, Alexey Kushnarev will be responsible for developing and implementing the strategy and production plans of Metalloinvest's enterprises, ensuring product quality and continuous production, improving technologies and processes, implementing major production projects.

Alexey Kushnarev was previously the Director of the Steel Division at Metalloinvest and Managing Director of Alexey Ugarov OEMK.

Nazim Efendiev, CEO of Management Company Metalloinvest, said: Alexey Kushnarev has managerial experience and engineering competencies, demonstrates in-depth knowledge of production processes and understands modern trends and methods for implementing new technologies. His expertise is invaluable in achieving the Companys ambitious goals of increasing production efficiency, growing the share of high-quality products and implementing large-scale projects to build new facilities.

Kirill Chernov, Chief Engineer of OEMK, has been appointed as acting Managing Director of OEMK.

Alexey Kushnarev graduated from the Nosov Magnitogorsk Institute of Mining and Metallurgy with a degree in Metal Forming in 1982. In 1995, he completed the Manager in Market Conditions programme at the Academy of National Economy under the Government of the Russian Federation.

From 1982 to 2002, he worked at the Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works, where he rose from Rolling Mill Operator to Chief Rolling Mill Manager of the enterprise. From 2002 to 2020, he was Chief Rolling Mill Manager, Chief Engineer and Managing Director of Evraz Nizhny Tagil Iron and Steel Works (NTMK) and Evraz Kachkanar GOK.

Anton Troshin

Anton Troshin

Corporate Communications Director
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