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JSC VTB Bank, its subsidiary banks and financial organisations (VTB Group) is an international financial group, offering a wide range of financial and banking services.

VTB Bank provides all banking services through a wide network of branches. Its subsidiaries offer insurance, leasing, factoring and other financial services.

The Government of the Russian Federation is VTB Group’s main shareholder and owns 60.9% of the voting shares through the Federal Property Management Agency.

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Andrey Kostin - President and Chairman of VTB Bank Management Board, Member of the Supervisory Council, Chairman of the Strategy and Corporate Governance

General Partner

VEB.RF operates under the Federal Law “On State Development Corporation VEB.RF”.

On 17 May 2022, VEB.RF marked the 15th anniversary of its transformation into a national development institution.

VEB.RF’s primary objective is to promote Russia’s long-term social and economic growth. In partnership with commercial banks and investors, VEB.RF provides financing for integrated projects to develop the country’s industrial production and infrastructure, strengthen its technological potential, develop the urban economy and improve the quality of life.

In accordance with the Memorandum on Financial Policies, VEB.RF is involved in projects contributing towards the national development goals. VEB.RF’s operating principles include activities without competition with commercial banks, transparency and break-even performance in project financing.

The highest governing body of VEB.RF is the Supervisory Board chaired by Deputy Prime Minister and Chief of Staff of the Government Executive Office of the Russian Federation Dmitry Grigorenko.

Igor Shuvalov is VEB.RF Chairman.

Igor Shuvalov - VEB.RF Chairman

Public Joint Stock Company Gazprom
General Partner

Gazprom is a global energy company focused on exploration, production, transportation, storage, processing and sales of gas, gas condensate and oil, sales of gas as a vehicle fuel, as well as generation and marketing of heat and electric power.

Gazprom holds the world’s largest natural gas reserves being the global leader in gas production. The Company actively implements large-scale gas development projects in the Yamal Peninsula, Eastern Siberia and the Russian Far East, as well as a number of hydrocarbon exploration and production projects abroad.

Gazprom supplies gas to domestic and foreign consumers. Company is among top Russian oil and gas condensate producers and owns large generating assets in Russia.

Alexey Miller - Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, Deputy Chairman of the Gazprom Board of Directors

Gazprombank (Joint Stock Company)
General Partner

Gazprombank is one of the top three banks in Russia and one of the biggest financial institutions in Central and Eastern Europe. The Bank offers an extensive range of services to corporate and private customers, serving the key sectors of the Russian economy, as well as provides modern, high-tech retail products and services. Gazprombank holds Russian leadership in arranging and underwriting corporate bond issues, asset management, private banking, corporate financing, and other areas of investment banking.

Its customers number about 5 mln individuals and 61,400 legal entities.

Andrey Akimov - Chairman of the Management Board, Gazprombank

Gazprom Neft
General Partner

Gazprom Neft is a vertically integrated oil company, primarily engaged in the exploration and development of oil and gas fields, oil refining, and the production and sale of petroleum products. Gazprom Neft is one of the top-three companies Russia’s oil industry in terms of hydrocarbon production and refining volumes. Gazprom Neft’s corporate structure comprises more than 70 exploration and production, refining and retailing enterprises throughout Russia, the CIS, and the rest of the world. The company operates across 110 countries, worldwide. Gazprom Neft’s filling station network currently totals more than 2,000 outlets throughout Russia, the CIS and Europe. The company’s revenues in 2021 were ₽3 trillion, adjusted EBITDA ₽986.1 billion, and net profit ₽503.4 billion. Gazprom PJSC is the majority shareholder in Gazprom Neft PJSC (95.68%), with the remaining shares in free circulation.

Alexander Dyukov - CEO and Chairman of the Management Board, Gazprom Neft PJSC

Mir Payment System
General Partner

The National Payment Card System (NSPK) is the operator of the Mir payment system.

The NSPK is dedicated to ensuring uninterrupted card operations across Russia, developing the Mir payment system, and building the Quick Payment System.

The NSPK is fully owned by the Bank of Russia.

The Mir payment system is a Russian national payment system. The first Mir cards were issued in December 2015. As of 1 March 2022, more than 115 million cards have been distributed.

Mir cards are issued by more than 150 participant banks, and are accepted and serviced via terminals operated by more than 260 banks.

Customers can use Mir to make payments on their smartphones via a number of mobile systems, including Mir Pay, Samsung Pay, and SberPay. The national card is also being utilizied to develop a number of non-financial services.

Mir cards are universally accepted in Russia. In addition, they are accepted in 10 other countries, including Turkey, Vietnam, Armenia, and Belarus. Mir cardholders can also transfer funds to national payment system cardholders in five CIS countries.

Vladimir Komlev - Chairman of the Management Board, Chief Executive Officer

General Partner

NOVATEK is Russia’s largest independent natural gas producer. Founded in 1994, the Company is engaged in exploration, production, processing and marketing of natural gas and liquid hydrocarbons.

The Company is in the top 3 in terms of proven reserves and top 10 in terms of natural gas production among major public companies globally. As of the end of 2021, the Company’s reserve to production ratio (SEC) was 26 years.

Developing competitive LNG producing facilities is the Company's key strategic focus.

Yamal LNG is the Company's largest LNG project located in the Yamal Peninsula. It is an integrated project for production, liquefaction and sales of natural gas. In 2019, an integrated facility for LNG production and transshipment commenced its operation in the port of Vysotsk, Leningrad Region.

For its future LNG projects, the Company is building an Offshore Superfacility Construction Center in Murmansk Region. It will be key to the LNG equipment industry emerging in Russia. The first two liquefaction trains on gravity based structures for the Arctic LNG 2 project are currently being completed here. When implementing its projects, the Company engages hundreds of Russian companies. Some of the developed solutions were tailor-made for the Company's projects, which makes these solutions unique.

Leonid Mikhelson - Chairman of the Management Board and member of the Board of Directors, NOVATEK, and Chairman of the Board of Directors, SIBUR

Rostec State Corporation
General Partner

Rostec is Russia’s largest manufacturer. In 2022 it celebrates the 15th anniversary. It unites more than 800 scientific and industrial organizations in 60 regions of the country. Its key lines of business are aircraft engineering, radioelectronics, medical technologies, innovative materials, etc. The Corporation’s portfolio includes renowned brands, such as AvtoVAZ, KAMAZ, UAC, Russian Helicopters, UEC, Uralvagonzavod, Shvabe, Kalashnikov, etc. The corporation delivers its products to more than 100 countries worldwide. Almost a third of the company’s revenue comes from the export of high-tech products.

Sergey Chemezov - CEO of Rostec State Corporation

PJSC “Aeroflot”
Official Airline of the Forum

Aeroflot is Russia’s leading airline. Founded 99 years ago, Aeroflot is both one of the oldest airlines in the world and one of the most recognizable Russian brands. For five years in a row, Aeroflot has been recognized as the strongest aviation brand in the world according to the independent agency Brand Finance.

Aeroflot is the flagship carrier of the self-titled group, Russia’s largest aviation holding with multi-brand product offerings. The Group includes Aeroflot, Rossiya Airlines and Pobeda.

Aeroflot is a leader of the global industry in terms of passenger service quality. It has repeatedly received the highest accolades of the most authoritative international rankings.

Aeroflot fleet consists of 185 aircraft (as of April 30, 2022) and is one of the youngest in the world.

Aeroflot is based at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport and has been developing its hub in Yemelyanovo airport (Krasnoyarsk) since June, 2021.

The CEO of Aeroflot is Sergey Alexandrovsky.

Sergey Alexandrovsky - CEO, PJSC Aeroflot