Sergei Chemezov

The General Director of Rostec State Corporation.

Sergei Chemezov
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The General Director of the Rostec Corporation (earlier called Rosoboronexport) is also the Chairman of the public organization The Russian Union of Engineers, a Colonel General, and a Member of the Bureau of the High Council of the United Russia party.

Sergey V. Chemezov was born on August 20, 1952 in the Cheremkhovo city of the Irkutsk Institute of National Economy.

In 1975 he graduated from the Irkutsk Institute of National Economy, then the Higher Courses of the Armed Forces Staff College. He became a Doctor of Economics, a professor, and a member of the Academy of Military Sciences.
He worked as an engineer, a research fellow, and as a deputy head of the laboratory in the Irkutsk Research Institute of rare and non-ferrous metals.
Since 1980 - he worked in the piloted industrial-scale association Luch. From 1983 to 1988, he headed the representative office of association Luch in Dresden, East Germany, where he met Vladimir Putin.
From 1988 to 1996 - Deputy General Director of Sovintersport Foreign- trade Association.
From 1996-1999 he worked as head of the Department for External Economic Relations of the RF President Administration. Later - the Head of Department of foreign economic relations of the Office of the President.
From September 1999 to November 2000 - Director General of Federal State Unitary Enterprise “State Company Promeksport”.

Since August 2000, he has been a member of the Presidential Commission on military-technical cooperation between Russia and foreign countries.

From November 2000 to April 2004 - Deputy General Director, in 2004-2007 - the General Director of Federal State Unitary Enterprise Rosoboronexport.

By Presidential Decree of 26 November 2007 was removed from his post and appointed as a General Director of the State Corporation Rosnanotechnologies, which in late 2012 was renamed Rostec.

At the Eighth United Russia Party Congress, held on May 26, 2012, he was re-elected to the Bureau of the High Council. He is the coordinator of the project IT-breakthroughs executed since December 2010 with a view to identifying and supporting the extraordinary projects of young innovators in the IT-technologies field.

Member of the Board of Directors:

OKB Sukhoi Open joint stock company (December 2001)

Concern Air Defense Almaz-Antey Open joint stock company (June 2002)

CDB Diamond (developer of anti-aircraft missile systems of man-portable air defense systems) Open joint stock company

United Aircraft Corporation Open joint stock company (2006)

AvtoVAZ Open joint stock company (2006)
Aeroflot - Russian Airlines Open joint stock company (from 2011)

Alliance Rostec Auto B.V.

JSCB International Financial Club Open joint stock company

Research-and- Production Corporation Irkut Open joint stock company

Kazan Optical and Mechanical Plant Open joint stock company
The Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Fund for Maintenance and Development of Physical Education and Sport of the Russian Federation (2005)

President of the All-Russian public organization The Russian Union of Engineers (since April 2007)

The Chairman of a Supervisory Board of an interregional public organization Military - sports union Kalashnikov M.T. (from April 2010).
The Chairman of the Board of Directors:

Defense Industry Oboronprom Open joint stock company (2002)

VSMPO-AVISMA Corporation Open joint stock company (from 2006)

KAMAZ Open joint stock company

Rosoboronexport Open joint stock company (since 2011, in August 2013 was re-elected to this position for the third term)

Uralkali Open joint stock company (March 2014)

He is also a member of the Supervisory Board of the State United Rocket and Space Corporation.