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Accenture
Business Programme Partner
Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 537,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com

Vartan Dilanian - Accenture - Country Managing Director for Russia and Kazakhstan

Alfa-Bank
Business Programme Partner

Alfa-Bank is the largest universal private bank in Russia. For 30 years, it has been a leader in all segments of the banking business. Its clientele includes some 850,000 corporate clients and 18.7 million individuals.

Alfa-Bank is developing using the phygital model, combining digital innovation with an efficient physical presence network, which boasts 486 offices in Moscow and the Russian regions, 900 cities with courier delivery, and 27,900 of its own and partner ATMs.

As of the end of 2020, per its IFRS financial statements, the Alfa-Bank Banking Group, including ABH Financial, Alfa-Bank JSC, and subsidiary financial companies, had total assets of USD 61.9 billion, a loan portfolio of USD 42.7 billion, share capital of USD 8.7 billion, and net profit of USD 1.347 billion.


Arconic Corporation
Business Programme Partner

Arconic Corporation (NYSE: ARNC), headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a leading provider of aluminum sheet, plate and extrusions, as well as innovative architectural products, that advance the automotive, aerospace, commercial transportation, industrial, packaging and building and construction markets. In 2020, the businesses of Arconic Corporation reported annual revenue of more than $5,7 bln.

Arconic first entered Russia in 1993. Since 2005 the company has operated Samara Metallurgical Plant (now JSC Arconic SMZ), Russia’s largest producer of fabricated aluminum. The facility employs approximately 3,000 people and manufactures a wide variety of flat-rolled, extruded, and forged products serving customers in key end markets, including aerospace, packaging, shipbuilding, automotive, building and construction, oil and gas and transportation. Total investment since 2005 exceeded $500 mln, including more than $43 mln in safety, health and ecology standards improvement.


Timothy D. Myers - Chief Executive Officer Arconic Corporation

The State Corporation Deposit Insurance Agency
Business Programme Partner

The State Corporation Deposit Insurance Agency (DIA) was established in January 2004 in accordance with the Federal law dated 23 December 2003 # 177-ФЗ “On insurance of deposits in banks of the Russian Federation”.

Chairman of DIA’s Board of Directors is Governor of the Bank of Russia Elvira S. Nabiullina. DIA’s General Director is Yury O. Isaev.

Major DIA functions:

  • Managing the operation of the deposit insurance system, reimbursement of insured depositors of failed banks
  • Guaranteeing pension savings
  • Managing bankruptcy/liquidation proceedings in banks, non-government pension funds and insurance companies
  • Realization of assets of financial organizations in the course of bankruptcy/liquidation proceedings or financial rehabilitation thereof
  • Bank resolution and recapitalization of depository institutions

Yury Olegovich Isaev - General Director of the State Corporation “Deposit Insurance Agency”

Sistema PJSFC
Business Programme Partner

Vladimir Evtushenkov - Chairman of the Board, Non-executive Director, Chairman of the Strategy Committee

Baker Hughes
Business Programme Partner

Baker Hughes (NYSE: BKR) is an energy technology company that provides solutions for energy and industrial customers worldwide. 

With operations in over 120 countries and approximately 55,000 employees, we design, manufacture and deliver leading technology solutions for our customers. Powered by the industry’s only fullstream technology portfolio, and enabled by our people and scale, we drive productivity and improve outcomes for ourselves and our customers. 

From the first rotary drill bit to the world’s most extensive portfolio of compressors and gas turbines, and from digital solutions that predict outcomes to modular deepwater technology, for more than a century our inventions have been revolutionizing the industry.  

We are reducing the carbon intensity of our operations, applying proven low-carbon technology to help our customers meet their environmental goals, and innovating for the future of energy. 

At Baker Hughes, we are taking energy forward – making it safer, cleaner and more efficient for people and the planet. Visit us at bakerhughes.com



Elena Akoltseva - President, Baker Hughes, Russia/CIS

Delo Group
Business Programme Partner

Delo Group is the largest transport and logistics holding in Russia, managing sea container terminals in the Azov-Black Sea, Baltic and Far Eastern basins, a network of railway container terminals, a fleet of containers and fitting platforms. The parent company of the Group is LLC MC Delo.

The Group's stevedoring business includes DeloPorts holding and Global Ports, a leading container terminal operator. The transport and logistics business of the Group is made up of the multimodal transport operator Ruscon and the intermodal container operator TransContainer that owns and operates the largest fleet of containers and flatcars over the entire 1520 standard railway network.


Sergey Shishkarev - Chairman of the Board of Directors, Management Company “Delo” Chairman of the Board of Directors, PJSC TransContainer

District
Business Programme Partner

District 2020 will evolve from Expo 2020 Dubai as a human-centric smart city and mixed-use community with a mandate to support the UAE's innovation-driven economy. Expo 2020 is the first World Expo to take place in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region. From 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022, Expo 2020 will welcome visitors from every corner of the globe to join in the making of a new world, as it brings the planet together in one place to reimagine tomorrow. With the purpose of 'Connecting Minds, Creating the Future', it will be the world's most impactful global incubator for new ideas, catalysing an exchange of new perspectives and inspiring action to deliver real-life solutions to real-world challenges.

When Expo 2020 comes to an end, District 2020 will repurpose 80% of the site's built environment to create an integrated urban community to live, work and explore. District 2020 will contribute to the UAE's vision for sustainable economic development as an innovation ecosystem that brings together Fortune 500 companies, start-ups, SMEs and innovators. It will provide a tech-enabled environment that encourages cross-industry collaboration between high growth sectors and advanced technologies such as internet of things, artificial intelligence, big data, and 3D printing.


Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy - Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy

Gazprom-Media
Business Programme Partner

Gazprom-Media is the leading diversified media holding in Russia and Eastern Europe. Today it is a company that has assets in all media segments: television, film, content production and distribution, digital media, radio, press and advertising sales. The company’s mission is to create personalized content universes for its audience members based on the best media and technological expertise. To achieve this objective, the Holding is offering its consumers content of the highest quality across all media environments


Alexander Alexandrovich Zharov - CEO of Gazprom-Media Holding

GE RUS LLC
Business Programme Partner

GE rises to the challenge of building a world that works. Based on 125 years on the leading edge of innovation, GE combines world-class engineering and digital solutions to tackle the world’s biggest challenges, delivering technologies for clean and reliable energy, precision healthcare and safe, efficient flight. GE’s people are diverse and dedicated, operating with humility, transparency and the highest level of integrity and focus to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for its customers. 

GE has been working in Russia for almost a century, bringing global expertise and localizing advanced technologies with our strategic partners to meet the region’s most vital infrastructure needs and improve people’s lives. www.ge.com

Béla Ferenczi - President, GE Russia/CIS

En+ Group
Business Programme Partner

En+ is a global leader in aluminium production and renewable energy being No. 1 aluminium producer outside of China (3.9 mtpa total capacity) and No. 1 independent hydropower producer globally (15.1 GW installed capacity). En+ has a well-established presence across five continents, a robust operational hub in Siberia, and about 90 000 people employed. 

En+ is committed to integrating sustainable development principles into its daily operations. A strong commitment to a progressive sustainability agenda and a fierce determination to further drive down the carbon emissions of our Group is central to the aims and priorities of En+ Group. The company is proud of its leading position on these vital issues.

On January 18, 2021, En+ Group has announced has announced its ambition to become net zero by 2050 and to reduce greenhouse gas ("GHG") emissions by at least 35% by 2030. The Group believes that the targets represent the most ambitious carbon reduction targets yet seen in the global aluminium industry.




Rt Hon Lord Barker of Battle PC - Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors

Eurasian Development Bank
Business Programme Partner

The Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) is an international financial institution promoting integration and development in its member countries – Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Russia, and Tajikistan. The EDB's charter capital totals US $7 billion. The Bank was established in January 2006 and is headquartered in Almaty. The EDB’s portfolio mainly consists of projects with an integration effect in the areas of transport infrastructure, digitalisation, green energy, agriculture, industry, and mechanical engineering. 



Nikolai Podguzov - Chairman of the Management Board of the Eurasian Development Bank (EDB). General Director of Russian Post (2017–2020), Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation (2013–2017).

Huawei
Business Programme Partner
Founded in 1987, Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices. We have more than 197,000 employees, and we operate in more than 170 countries and regions, serving more than three billion people around the world.
Our vision and mission is to bring digital to every person, home and organization for a fully connected, intelligent world. To this end, we will drive ubiquitous connectivity and promote equal access to networks; bring cloud and artificial intelligence to all four corners of the earth to provide superior computing power where you need it, when you need it; build digital platforms to help all industries and organizations become more agile, efficient, and dynamic; redefine user experience with AI, making it more personalized for people in all aspects of their life, whether they’re at home, in the office, or on the go.

Zhou Danjin (Daniel Zhou) - President of Huawei Eurasia CEO of Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (Russia)

Inter RAO
Business Programme Partner

Inter RAO is a diversified energy holding working in various segments of Russian and international electric power industry. Inter RAO is a leading exporter and importer of electric energy in Russia actively increasing electricity generation and sales, and developing new lines of business. 

The corporate strategy of Inter RAO is focused on making Inter RAO a global energy enterprise, a key player in the global energy market, and the leading Russian energy company by energy efficiency. Inter RAO Group owns and operates approximately 31,1 GW of installed power generating capacity.



AO Kaspersky Lab
Business Programme Partner
Kaspersky is a global cybersecurity company founded in 1997. Kaspersky’s deep threat intelligence and security expertise is constantly transforming into innovative security solutions and services to protect businesses, critical infrastructure, governments and consumers around the globe. The company’s comprehensive security portfolio includes leading endpoint protection and a number of specialized security solutions and services to fight sophisticated and evolving digital threats. Over 400 million users are protected by Kaspersky technologies and we help 250,000 corporate clients protect what matters most to them. Learn more at www.kaspersky.com.

Eugene Kaspersky - CEO, Kaspersky

KPMG
Business Programme Partner

KPMG is a global organization of independent professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 146 countries and territories and have 227,000 people working in member firms around the world. Each KPMG firm is a legally distinct and separate entity.

KPMG has been working in the CIS for more than 30 years and is the second largest Audit and Advisory firm. We have 22 offices in the CIS, employing together more than 5,500 people. KPMG has been rated the No. 1 Audit firm in Russia* since 2009.

Our purpose and aspiration is to turn knowledge into value for the benefit of our clients, our people, and the world’s capital markets.

* RAEX (Expert Rating Agency), Largest Audit Organizations, 2009–2019  


Oleg Goshchansky - Chairman and Managing Partner, KPMG in the CIS

JSC Caspian Pipeline Consortium - R
Business Programme Partner
CPC was created in 1992 to transport crude oil from Western Kazakhstan and Russian fields, including those in the Caspian Region. The length of the crude pipeline system, which has 15 pump stations and Marine Terminal near Novorossiysk is over 1,511 km. The volume of “black gold” delivered to the world markets from 2001 to 2020 exceeded 700 M tons of oil. In 2018, CPC completed the Project to expand its capacities from 28 to 67 mln tons of oil per year. After completion of the Debottlenecking Program in 2023, the throughput capacity will total at least 72.5 mln tons of oil per year from Kazakhstan and approximately 80 mln tons in total through the crude pipeline. CPC is an advanced high-technology oil transportation company, which meets international environmental standards and implements large-scale social projects in the regions where it operates. Over the last seven years, CPC implemented dozens of charity projects in the RF for approximately 4.5 billion Rubles.

Nikolay Gorban - General Director

McDonald's
Business Programme Partner

McDonald's in Russia is a leading public catering network with more than 790 enterprises in 60 constituent entities of the Russian Federation, and more than 60,000 people are employed at the chain's enterprises. McDonald's business is deeply integrated into the economy of the Russian Federation. Today, 99% of McDonald's products in Russia are sourced from more than 160 domestic suppliers, where McDonald's provides 160,000 jobs. The company's total investment in Russia exceeds $2.5 billion. McDonald's is the largest taxpayer in the catering industry, accounting for about 25% of all the tax revenues in Russian eat out food industry.


Marc Carena - Managing Director of McDonald’s Russia

METALLOINVEST
Business Programme Partner

Metalloinvest is a leading global iron ore and merchant HBI producer and supplier, and one of the regional producers of high-quality steel. The Company has the world's second-largest measured iron ore reserve base and is one of the lowest-cost iron ore producers. Metalloinvest processes most of its iron ore into high value-added products, such as pellets and HBI.

Metalloinvest comprises of leading iron ore production facilities in Russia – Lebedinsky GOK and Mikhailovsky GOK; steel mills – Oskol Elektrometallurgical Plant and Ural Steel; a ferrous scrap enterprise – Ural Scrap Company and assets providing service and supply of raw materials to mining and metallurgical facilities.




Nazim Efendiev - Chief Executive Officer of Management Company METALLOINVEST LLC

Business Programme Partner

Moscow Exchange Group manages Russia's main trading platform for equities, bonds, derivatives, currencies, money market instruments, precious metals and agricultural products. The Group includes Russia's central securities depository (National Settlement Depository), and the central counterparty National Clearing Centre, allowing Moscow Exchange Group to offer clients the full spectrum of trading and post-trading services.

 Moscow Exchange ranks among the world's top 25 exchanges by total volume of equities traded, and among the ten largest exchanges for bond and derivative trading. It is also Russia's primary venue for capital raising via the public markets. Securities of over 745 Russian issuers are traded on MOEX. The company was named a Forbes World's Best Employer in 2017, 2018 and 2019.



Yury Denisov - Chairman of the Executive Board

Ural Mining Metallurgical Company (UMMC)
Business Programme Partner

Ural Mining Metallurgical Company (UMMC) – one of the top Russian producers of major commodities including copper, zinc, coal, gold and silver. Additionally UMMC produces lead, selenium, tellurium, cadmium and indium. Represented by Seaport & Railway projects Department UMMC as a single executive body of the largest specialized coal seaports in Russia located in the Baltic sea (JSC Rosterminalugol, Ust-Luga, Leningrad Region) and the Far East (JSC Vostochny Port, Vrangel Bay, Primorsky Region) the management of two high-performance coal ports, located in the West and East of Russia and designed for different markets, provides an opportunity to quickly switch cargo flows in change of the global coal market conditions and for the rhythmic loading of port capacities.

Coal is exported through the seaports of JSC Vostochny Port and JSC Rosterminalugol to more than 30 countries in Europe, the Middle East, the Asia-Pacific region and Latin America.


IRINA V. OLKHOVSKAYA - Chief Officer for Seaport & Railway Projects

Russian National Commercial Bank
Business Programme Partner
The Russian National Commercial Bank is one of the largest fully state-owned financial institutions in the Southern Federal District. The bank’s high credit ratings from independent rating agencies ACRA and Expert RA attest to its stability and reliability. The Russian National Commercial Bank Group provides services to 85,000 companies, and offers legal entities a full range of financial products. These include all forms of lending, leasing, factoring, deposits, bank guarantees, investment and project funding in various areas of business, supporting financial operations, and more. The Russian National Commercial Bank is involved in numerous projects of regional and national significance. Investors are invited to join the bank in helping to develop the business sector in the Southern Federal District.

PAO Severstal
Business Programme Partner

Severstal is one of the world’s leading vertically integrated steel and steel related mining companies. With approximately 52.200 employees, Severstal has assets in Russia as well as investments in other regions. Severstal is listed on the MOEX, GDRs are traded on the LSE.

Share of high-value added steels in Severstal’s product portfolio is 53% (at the end of Q4 2020). Severstal is a fully vertically-integrated steel producer.  

Severstal’s flagship plant – Cherepovets Steel Mill – is one of the world’s largest integrated and the most efficient steelworks (around 12 mln tonnes of finished steel capacity) with an excellent geographic location. 

The majority shareholder and Chairman of Severstal is Alexey Mordashov, CEO is Alexander Shevelev.

In 2020, Severstal produced 11.3 mln tonnes of crude steel, reported revenue of $6 870 mln and EBITDA of $2 422 mln. Severstal is a global leader by EBITDA margin 35.3% in 2021.




Alexey Mordashov - Chairman of the Board of Directors of PAO Severstal

Schneider Electric
Business Programme Partner

Schneider Electric is an expert in providing energy and automation digital solutions for efficiency and sustainability. We drive digital transformation by integrating world-leading process and energy technologies, end-point to cloud connecting products, controls, software and services, across the entire lifecycle, enabling integrated company management, for homes, buildings, data centers, infrastructure and industries. 

Sustainability is at the core of the company’s strategy. Schneider Electric provides solutions that help companies from various industries increase their energy efficiency and reduce carbon footprint and is also committed to the highest standards of sustainability in its own operations. 

Schneider Electric’s purpose is to empower all to make the most of our energy and resources, bridging progress and sustainability for all. We call this Life Is On

Our mission is to be your digital partner for sustainability and efficiency. 

We are the most local of global companies. We are advocates of open standards and partnership ecosystems that are passionate about our shared meaningful purpose, inclusive and empowered values.  


Jean-Pascal Tricoire - Chairman and CEO, Schneider Electric

Sibanthracite Group
Business Programme Partner
Sibanthracite Group is ranked first in the production and export of UHG anthracite throughout the world, and is the largest producer of metallurgical coal at the domestic level. Sibanthracite Group is one of the most dynamically developing coal companies in Russia.

Sergey Melnikov - Chief Executive Officer

SIBUR Holding PJSC
Business Programme Partner

SIBUR is the largest integrated petrochemicals company in Russia and one of the fastest- growing companies in the global petrochemicals industry, with more than 23,000 employees, including 5,000 NIPIGAS 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 100 countries worldwide.

SIBUR helps to reduce CO2 emissions stemming from the burning of oil extraction by- products.

In 2020, SIBUR’s reported revenue of USD 7.2 billion and EBITDA of USD 2.5 billion. Over the past 10 years, SIBUR has implemented a number of large-scale investment projects worth about RUB 1 trillion.




Dmitry Konov - Chairman of the Management Board of PJSC SIBUR Holding

“Surgutneftegas” PJSC
Business Programme Partner

“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 Leonidovich BOGDANOV - Director General of “Surgutneftegas” PJSC

PJSC Tatneft named after V.D.Shashin
Business Programme Partner

TATNEFT is one of the largest oil companies in Russia that is steadily developing upstream and downstream operations, petrochemicals, tire manufacturing, and a network of fuel and service stations and service companies. TATNEFT also has a stake in the financial banking and insurance sector.  

In order to gain a competitive edge and keep its leadership position in the industry including sustainable growth, the TATNEFT Group Strategy up to year 2030 has been developed. This Strategy is focused on creating high shareholder value of the Company. The revised Strategy calls for increased oil production up to 38.4 million tonnes of crude oil with 100 percent reserve replacement rate, continued diversification of business, further investment efficiency growth, minimized environmental footprint, and ensuring a safe and healthy work environment.  

The accomplishments attained in production operations, environmental compliance, and social activities as well as high level of corporate governance, openness and transparency of the Company are highly valued by its shareholders, business partners and the investment community in general.



Nail Ulfatovich MAGANOV - General Director (CEO) of PJSC TATNEFT

T1 Group
Business Programme Partner

T1 Group is a multi-profile holding company, one of the leaders of Russian IT market, and it is a partner of key global and domestic manufacturers and developers. Companies of the group start their history in 1992. They have over 5,400 employees. In 2020, the holding's turnover amounted to 59.2 billion rubles.

The companies provide a full range of IT services for the implementation of high-tech projects, taking into account the industry specifics of customers. The holding includes the following companies: T1 Integration, T1 Consulting, T1 Cloud, Reksoft and Innotech. They have expertise in system integration, consulting, custom software development, Big Data, information security, robotics, etc.

Among the customers of T1 group are government agencies and the largest companies in the key sectors of the economy: telecom operators, financial institutions, industrial, fuel and energy, transport and commercial enterprises.




Solovyev Sergey Vladimirovich - CEO

Total
Business Programme Partner

Patrick Pouyanné - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

PJSC «Transneft»
Business Programme Partner

Public Joint Stock Company «Transneft» is the largest oil pipeline company in the world.

Core activities:

  • Provision of services for oil and oil products transportation via the trunk pipelines system within the Russian Federation and abroad;

  • Preventive maintenance, diagnostics and emergency response and repair operations on trunk pipelines;

  • Coordination of activities aimed at the integrated development of the network of trunk pipelines and other pipeline facilities;

  • Cooperation between pipeline enterprises of other states on the issues of oil and oil products transportation in line with the intergovernmental agreements;

  • Participation in scientific, technical and innovative development of pipelines, implementation of new equipment, technologies and materials;

  • Fund raising aimed at developing the operations base, extension and reconstruction of the facilities of the Transneft system entities;

  • Organization of work to ensure environmental safety within the regions of pipelines facilities location.

Transneft in figures

More than 67k km of trunk pipelines

More than 500 pumping stations

More than 24 M cubic meters of storage tanks

Transportation of 83% of the oil extracted in Russia




Nikolay Petrovich Tokarev - Chairman of the Management Board, President of Transneft

Public Law company “Russian Environmental Operator”
Eco Partner

Public Law company “Russian Environmental Operator” (REO) was created by decree of the President of the Russian Federation on the 14th of January 2019, its purposes include: formation and management of an integrated municipal solid waste (MSW) management system, prevention of harmful effects of municipal MSW on human health and the environment and involvement of MSW in economic circulation as raw materials and products. REO is working on the development of a circular economy in Russia, which should help lower the use of resources, decrease MSW production and limit energy consumption.

REO’s goals are aligned with those of the National Project “Ecology”, and according to them, Russia is going to achieve the 30-year long experience of European countries in just 10 year. REO ambitious goals which are set for 2030 include achieving 100% of MSW processing, and the reduction of the proportion of MSW on landfills by 50%. REO plays a crucial role in stimulating the MSW management market in Russia. REO is developing support measures and works on bringing investors into construction and reconstruction projects of numerous infrastructural facilities. 

REO values highly the experience of multinational MSW management companies, international organizations and professionals that promote environmental sustainability. REO is looking forward to a long-term cooperation, technological and “know-how” exchange.




Denis Butsaev - General Director at Public Law company “Russian Environmental Operator”