Executive team

Alexander S. Prygunkov
Chief Executive Officer of URALCHEM JSC

Born in 1982. Graduate with honors of Volgograd State University (Department of Finance and Credit) in 2004. From 2007 to 2009 Mr.Prygunkov head of the Planning and Economic Department of Domostroitelny combine No. 2 JSC (DSK2). In the period 2009-2013, he was the Financial Director of DSK2. Also Mr.Prygunkov led the Development of ERP systems at the enterprise. In 2013, he was appointed Deputy Financial Director of PIK Group for Economics, Department of financial planning and analysis. In 2014-2017 he was an Operating Officer of PIK Group. In 2017 he was appointed first Vice President and Operating Officer of PIK Group. Since December 2020 Mr.Prygunkov is the General Director of URALCHEM.

Dimitry V. Tatyanin
Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors, Deputy Chief Executive Officer – Legal Affairs Director of URALCHEM JSC
Born in 1967. Graduate of Voronezh State University (Department of Law), Institute of Business and Commercial Administration of the Academy of National Economy under the Government of the Russian Federation (EMBA course). From 1993 he held top management positions in legal departments of various of companies: Infistrakh, KredoBank, Alfa-Eco Group, AK SIBUR. From 2007 to 2019, Dimitry Tatyanin is Legal Director of URALCHEM. Since 2019, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors, Deputy Chief Executive Officer – Legal Affairs Director of URALCHEM JSC. In 2007 Mr. Tatyanin is elected to the Board of Directors of URALCHEM.
Rinat R. Gizatulin
Deputy CEO of URALCHEM JSC
Born in 1980. He graduated from Perm State University with a degree in Political Science. Candidate of Historical Sciences. In 2002-2003, the Editor-in-Chief of CJSC Kommersant in Perm. In 2004-2008, he worked in the Russian Ministry of Natural Resources where Rinat headed the Department of Public and Media Relations and Coordination of Exhibition Activities, after which was appointed Deputy Director of the Department of Administration, Civil Service and Human Resources. In 2008-2011, he was the Director of the Department of State Policy and Regulation in the Field of Environmental Protection and Ecological Safety as part of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation. In 2011-2015, Rinat served as the Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation. In 2016-2017, he acted as the Vice President of ALROSA (PJSC). Since 2017, he has been Deputy CEO of URALCHEM JSC. Active State Advisor of the Russian Federation (Class 1).
Igor V. Bulantsev
Deputy CEO – Chief Financial Officer of URALCHEM JSC

Born in 1969. He graduated from Bauman Moscow State Technical University, the Department of Special Mechanical Engineering, Automatic Control Systems. In 2000, Igor graduated from Finance Academy affiliated to the Government of the Russian Federation with a degree in Banking and Finance. In 2006, he received an MBA degree from IESE Business School (University of Navarra), Spain. From 1995 to 1998, he worked at Russian Credit Bank as the Head of the Foreign Exchange Operations Department. In 1998-2003, Igor served as Senior Vice President of Guta Bank. In 2003-2009, he occupied the position of the First Deputy Chairman of the Board of OrgresBank (renamed to Nordea Bank in 2009). From 2009 to 2016, he was Chairman of the Board of Nordea Bank. From 2016 to 2018, Igor served as Senior Vice President of Sberbank, Head of Sberbank CIB (Sberbank's corporate investment business). Since 2019, he has been Deputy CEO – Chief Financial Officer of URALCHEM JSC.

Sergey Gurnakov
Production Director, URALCHEM

Born in 1951, Sergey graduated from Novocherkassk Polytechnic Institute specializing in “Technology of inorganic substances”. From 1972 through 2008, he has held various managerial positions in Nevinnomysskiy Azot, a EuroChem company. He was awarded the titles of “Chemical Industry Expert” (1996) and “Honorary Chemist of the Russian Federation” (2002). Since 2008, he has held the position of Production Director with the URALCHEM Company.

Sergey S. Galibeev
Development Director of URALCHEM JSC
Born in 1974. Graduated from Polymer Institute of Kazan State Technological University. In 2007, he was conferred a Doctor of Science degree in Chemistry. From 2000 to 2006, Mr. Galibeev held the position of Deputy Director for Extrabudgetary Work at Kazan State Technological University, Polymer Institute. From 2006 to 2011, he was the CEO at «Scientific and Research Organization Sibur-Tomskneftekhim», Tomsk. In 2011-2014, he was Head of the «Sibur Technology» center of CJSC «Sibur Holding». In 2014-2018, he was the Head of the Sibur LLC corporate development cluster. Since 2007, Mr. Galibeev has been a professor at the Synthetic rubber department of Kazan State Technological University, Polymer Institute. In 2018, he was appointed the Development Director at URALCHEM JSC.
Andrey Kamnev
Administrative Director, URALCHEM

Born in 1977. In 1999, he graduated from the Moscow Technical University of Communications and Informatics, specializing in “Automation of Technological Processes and Operations”. In 2010, he received his MBA from the Academy of National Economy under the Government of the Russian Federation. In 2007, he was appointed as a Deputy Administrative Manager of the URALCHEM Management Company. From 2008-2010, he managed the business of the URALCHEM Management Company. In September 2010, he was appointed to the position of Administrative Director with URALCHEM. 

Evgeniy V. Dacko
The Procurement Director of URALCHEM JSC
Born in 1976. Graduate from the faculty of Automation and electromechanics of Tomsk Polytechnic University and in 1998 – from the faculty of Economics with a degree in Economics and company management. From 1999 till 2001 studied in a graduate school. In 2009 completed studies at the Moscow School of Management SKOLKOV" under the Executive Education program "Company development Management". In 2003 till 2015, he has held various managerial positions in West Siberian Metallurgical Plant (ZSMK), Kuznetsk Metallurgical Plant, EvrazHolding LLC, and Mezhegeyugol LLC. Since 2015, he was the Head of planning and supply organization department. In December 2019, he was appointed the Procurement Director of URALCHEM JSC
Savva V. Shipov
Deputy Chief Executive Officer – Chef Digital Transformation Officer of URALCHEM JSC
Born in 1980 in Kaliningrad. Graduate of Moscow State Law Academy. From 1999 Shipov worked in the Ministry of Federation Affairs and national and migration policy. From 1998 he held positions of the lawyer, head of the legal service and Deputy Director of the center for legal support of local government. In 2007, he became the President of the center for public reforms AHO. At the same time, he was an expert on a number of commissions under the President. In 2008 he held the position of the Deputy Director, then Director of the Department for development of federal relations and local government of the Ministry of regional development of Russia. Since 2010 he was the Director of the Department of State Regulation of the economy of the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia. From 2011 till 2016, he headed the Federal Accreditation Service. In June 2016, he was appointed the Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation. From 2019 till 2020 he held the positions of the State Secretary – Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Economic Development. Candidate of Juridical Sciences.
Yury P. Voronin
General Director of URALCHEM Trading house
Born in 1971, he graduated from the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia with a degree in ‘Search for and Exploration of Oil and Gas Fields’, as well as from the Plekhanov Russian Academy of Economics (MBA course). In 2003-2004, he headed the Marketing Department of Exxon Mobil Petroleum & Chemical. In 2004-2005, Mr Voronin was the head of the Lubricant Oils Directorate in Yukos RM. From 2005 to 2009, he held the position of Director of Marketing and Sales with TNK Lubricants/TNK-BP. In 2009-2012, he served as the General Director of TNK-BP’s subsidiary in the Republic of Belarus (TNK-BP West). From 2013 to 2017, Mr Voronin worked for BP/Castrol, where he undertook the responsibilities of the Director of Oil Sales in the B2B segment. Since 2017, he has been the General Director of URALCHEM Trading House.
Vsevolod Kovshov
Director, URALCHEM-TRANS

Born in 1977. In 1999, he graduated from the Moscow State Railway Engineering University, specializing in “Commercial Activities in the Market of Railway Transportation Services”. From 1998-1999, he held the position of Deputy Manager of the Transportation Department with the SUAL Company. From 1999–2007, he held positions as Head of the Commercial Department, Head of the Railway Transportation Department, Deputy Director General, and Director General with the SUAL-Transport Company. From 2008-2011, he worked as a Deputy Director for the freights forwarding organization of the URALCHEM-TRANS Company. In July 2011, he was appointed to the position of Director with the URALCHEM-TRANS Company.