Management board

The structure of Gazprom Neft PJSC executive bodies is stipulated in the Articles of Incorporation: they are the Management Board and the Chief Executive Officer.

The Gazprom Neft PJSC Management Board is a collaborative executive body exercising management of the Company’s day-to-day activities. In accordance with the Gazprom Neft PJSC Articles of Incorporation, the Management Board is formed by the Board of Directors as advised by the Gazprom Neft PJSC Chief Executive Officer. The term of powers of the Management Board is also determined by resolution of the Board of Directors. The professional qualifications of members of the Gazprom Neft PJSC Management Board are stipulated in internal documentation by Gazprom Neft PJSC .

The Company’s Chief Executive Officer, A. V. Dyukov, acts simultaneously as Chairman of the Management Board, whose functional duties include organizing Management Board activities.

MANAGEMENT BOARD

Alexander Dyukov

Alexander Dyukov

Chairman of the Management Board,
CEO, Gazprom Neft PJSC.

  • Born on 13 December 1967 in Leningrad.
  • Upon graduating from high school in 1985, was enrolled at the Lenin’s Shipbuilding Institute.
  • 1996–1998 - consecutively held positions of Financial Director and Director General at St Petersburg Oil Terminal.
  • 1998–1999 - Director for Economics and Acting Director General, the St Petersburg Sea Port.
  • 2000–2003 - Chairman of the Board of Directors, St Petersburg Oil Terminal.
  • In 2001, received an MBA degree from IMISP.
  • 2003–2006 - President, SIBUR.
  • 2006–2011 - Chairman of the Board of Directors, SIBUR Holding.
  • from 2011 - Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors, SIBUR Holding.
  • November 2006 - Acting President, Gazprom Neft.
  • 2006 – 2008 - President, JSC Gazprom Neft.
  • from 2008 - Chairman of the Management Board, CEO, Gazprom Neft PJSC./li>

Vadim Yakovlev

Vadim Yakovlev

Deputy Chairman of the Management Board,
First Deputy CEO.

  • Born on 30 September 1970.
  • In 1993, graduated from the Moscow Physics and Engineering Institute with a degree in applied nuclear physics, and in 1995 – the Higher Finance School of the International University in Moscow.
  • 1995-2000 - worked in PricewaterhouseCoopers.
  • 1999 - received certification from the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (ACCA).
  • 2001–2002 - Deputy Head of the Finance and Economics Department, YUKOS EP (exploration and production).
  • 2003–2004 - CFO, Yuganskneftegaz (Yukos subsidiary).
  • 2005–2006 - Deputy Director General for Economics and Finance, SIBUR Russian Tyres.
  • 2007-2010 - Deputy CEO for Economics and Finance, JSC Gazprom Neft.
  • from 2007 - Deputy Chairman of the Management Board, Gazprom PJSC.
  • In 2009, received a diploma from the Institute of Directors (IoD), UK.
  • 2010–2011 - First Deputy CEO, CFO, Gazprom Neft PJSC.
  • from 2011 - as Gazprom Neft’s First Deputy CEO oversees exploration and production, strategic planning, as well as M&A transactions.

Anatoly Cherner

Anatoly Cherner

Deputy Chairman of the Management Board,
Deputy CEO for Logistics, Processing and Sales (Downstream)

  • Born on 27 August 1954.
  • In 1976, graduated from the Grozny Oil Institute with a degree in chemical oil and gas refining technologies.
  • 1976–1993 - worked at the Sheripov Groznyy Refinery, making his way up from machine operator to the refinery director.
  • 1996 - Head of the Crude and Oil Product Sales Department; Vice President, Slavneft.
  • 2006–2007 - VP for Refining and Sales, Sibneft.
  • from 2008 - Deputy Chairman of the Management Board, Deputy CEO for Logistics, Refining and Sales, Gazprom Neft PJSC.
  • In charge of the Company’s refining, logistics and sales of petroleum products.

Vitaliy Baranov

Vitaliy Baranov

Member of the Management Board

  • Born on 19 June 1966 in Leningrad.
  • After having served in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation he entered St. Petersburg University of Economics and Finance; he graduated from the University in 1993 with a degree in Economics and Production Management.
  • From 1993 to 1997 held a position of DSK-RAS LLC Deputy Director.
  • From 1997 to 1999 occupied the office of GSK Invest LLC General Director.
  • During 1999 worked as a Head of The Corporate Debts Profit Centre of St. Petersburg North-West branch of Guta Bank Commercial Bank.
  • From 2000 to 2003 held a position of Deputy Head of TorsionInvestmentLimited JSC Representative Office.
  • Starting from 2003, used to work for SIBUR Group, where successively took the positions of Advisor to the President for General Issues and Head of the President Support Section.
  • From May 2006 held the position of Vice President for Administration in SIBUR.
  • 2009 – 2017 Deputy CEO for Administration, Gazprom Neft PJSC.
  • From 2009 Member of the Management Board.

Vladislav Baryshnikov

Vladislav Baryshnikov

Deputy CEO for International Business Development

  • Born on 25 March 1965 in Petrozavodsk.
  • In 1987 graduated with honours from the Red Flag Military Institute.
  • 1991-1999 - held various positions at Lengorispolkom and the External Relations Committee of the St Petersburg Administration.
  • 1999-2000 - Advisor to the Vice Governor of St Petersburg, Director of Non-Profit Partnership “Asia and Pacific Collaboration Centre”.
  • 2000-2002 - Advisor of the Office of the Plenipotentiary Representative of the RF President to the North-western Federal District.
  • In 2001, graduated from the Northwest Academy of State Service under the President of the Russian Federation with a degree in State and Municipal Administration.
  • 2002-2009 - Director of the Gazprom Representative Office in the People’s Republic of China, the regional representative office in the Asia-Pacific Region. Third Class Counsellor of State of the Russian Federation.
  • from 2009 – Member of the Management Board, Deputy CEO for International Business Development, Gazprom Neft PJSC.
  • Oversees the Company’s international business development and cooperation with foreign partners.

Alexander Dybal

Alexander Dybal

Deputy General Director for Corporate Communications

  • Born on 3 November 1966 in Leningrad.
  • Graduated the Leningrad Institute of Electrical Engineering with a degree in automated control systems.
  • 1991–1995 and 1997–2001 - Commercial Director, Radio Baltika, St Petersburg,
  • 1995–1997 – Director General of the state-owned TV and radio broadcasting company Peterburg – Channel 5.
  • 2001–2003 - Head of the Information Policy Department, Gazprom.
  • 2003–2004 – Director General, Gazprom Media.
  • 2005–2007 – Chairman of the Board of Directors, Gazprom Media.
  • In 2007, appointed Vice President and Advisor to the Chairman of the Management Board, JSC Gazprom Neft.
  • from 2008 – Member of the Management Board, Deputy CEO for Corporate Communications, Gazprom Neft PJSC.
  • Oversees the Company’s regional and information policy, marketing and corporate communications.

Elena Ilyukhina

Elena Ilyukhina

Deputy General Director for Legal and Corporate Matters

  • Born on 5 February 1969.
  • In 1993, graduated from the Ulyanov (Lenin) St Petersburg State Electrotechnical University with a major in electronic devices; in 1999, graduated from the St Petersburg State University majoring in jurisprudence.
  • In 2001, obtained a degree of the Candidate of Economics.
  • 1993–1996 - Executive Director, AOZT OSTO.
  • 1996–1999 - Director General, Onega Plus.
  • 1999–2001 - worked for banking organisations SbS-Agro and North-Western O.V.K. holding various positions from an in-house lawyer to the head of the legal department.
  • 2001–2007 - Deputy Director General, FGUP Rublevo-Uspensky LOK (therapeutic complex) of the Administration of the President of Russian Federation.
  • 2007–2008 - Executive Director, North-Western Investment Company.
  • from 2008 - Member of the Management Board, Deputy CEO for Legal and Corporate Affairs, Gazprom Neft PJSC.
  • Oversees legal and corporate governance support in Company’s operations.

Kirill Kravchenko

Kirill Kravchenko

Deputy CEO for Administration

  • Born on 13 May 1976 in Moscow.
  • In 1998, graduated with honours from the M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University with a degree in Sociology.
  • 2002 — 2003 studied financial management at the Open British University; 2003 — 2004 received education from IMD Business School. Doctor of Economics, professor.
  • before 2000 worked in consulting; 2000 — 2004 occupied various positions with YUKOS in Moscow and Western Siberia.
  • 2001 — 2002 worked in Europe and Latin America with Schlumberger (a partnership programme with YUKOS).
  • 2004 — 2007 Administrative Director, EuroChem.
  • April 2007 appointed Vice President, JSC Gazprom Neft.
  • 2008 — 2009 Deputy CEO for Administration, Gazprom Neft PJSC.
  • From 2008 Member of the Management Board.
  • 2009 – 2017 Deputy CEO for International Asset Management, Gazprom Neft PJSC.
  • 2009 — 2017 CEO, NIS (Serbian oil company controlled by Gazprom Neft).
  • From 2017 Deputy CEO for Administration, Gazprom Neft PJSC.

Andrey Patrushev

Andrey Patrushev

Deputy CEO for Offshore Project Development

  • Born 26 October 1981 in Leningrad.
  • In 2003, graduated from the Academy of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation with a major in jurisprudence; in 2006 – a further degree in international economics from the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation; in 2008 – a degree in oil and gas engineering from the Gubkin University of Oil and Gas.
  • 2006–2009 - Advisor to the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Rosneft.
  • 2009–2011 - Deputy CEO for Business Development, RN-Servis.
  • 2011–2013 - First Deputy Director General, Vietsovpetro; Deputy Director general Zarubezhneft ( in charge of developing the Vietnamese continental shelf by Russian–Vietnamese joint venture Vietsovpetro).
  • 2013–2015 - Deputy Director general for Capital Construction, Gazprom Dobycha Shelf Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.
  • from 2015 - Member of the Management Board, Deputy CEO for Offshore Development, Gazprom Neft PJSC.

Alexei Yankevich

Alexei Yankevich

Deputy CEO for Economics and Finance

  • Born on 19 December 1973.
  • In 1997, graduated from the St Petersburg State Electrical Engineering University (LETI), majoring in optical and electronic instruments and systems. In 1998, graduated from the LETI-Lovanium International School of Management, St Petersburg.
  • 1998-2001 - worked at CARANA consulting company.
  • 2001-2005 - Deputy Head of Planning, Budgeting and Controlling at YUKOS RM (business unit responsible for logistics, refining and sales).
  • In 2004, received the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) certification.
  • 2005-2007 - Deputy CFO, LLK-International (production and sales of lubricants and special petroleum products; part of the LUKOIL group).
  • 2007-2011 - Head of Budgeting and Planning Department, Head of Economics and Corporate Planning Directorate, JSC Gazprom Neft.
  • 2011-2012 - Acting Deputy CEO for Economics and Finance, JSC Gazprom Neft.
  • from 2012 - Member of the Management Board, Deputy CEO, Economics and Finance, Gazprom Neft PJSC.

Igor Antonov

Igor Antonov

Deputy CEO for Security

  • Born on 2 June 1951 in Leningrad.
  • In 1974, graduated from the Leningrad Institute of Aeronautic Engineering.
  • 2000–2005 - Director General of the St Petersburg State Unitary Enterprise Informatika.
  • 2005–2007 - Vice President for Security, Sibneft.
  • from 2008 - Member of the Management Board, Deputy CEO for Security, Gazprom Neft PJSC.