Chief Executive Officer
Vladimir Chirakhov was born in 1974. He has been a member of the Board of Directors and our General Director since 2012. Mr. Chirakhov also acts as a member of the Board of Directors of OZON and JSC Progress. From 2010 until 2012, Mr. Vladimir Chirakhov was the General Director of the Korablik (or “Shiplet”) retail chain. From 2009 until 2010, Mr. Vladimir Chirakhov was the Commercial Director of the Korablik (or “Shiplet”) retail chain. From 2005 until 2009, Mr. Vladimir Chirakhov was the head of small consumer electronics division for the “M Video” retail chain. From 2001 to 2003, Mr. Vladimir Chirakhov was Head of Small consumer electronics for the “Partiya” retail chain. Mr. Vladimir Chirakhov received a degree in applied mathematics in 1996 from the Federal Security Service Academy, a degree in management in 2001 from the Academy of National Economy under the Government of the Russian Federation and an MBA degree in 2013 from the Moscow Management School of Skolkovo.
Percentage ownership in the Company: 1.7%
Chief Operating Officer
Farid Kamalov was born in 1980. He has been a member of the Management Board and Chief Operating Officer of the Company since 2014. Mr. Farid Kamalov joined us as the head of our trade department in November 2012. Prior to joining us, Mr. Farid Kamalov was head of branch for LLC “Media-Markt Saturn”. From 2010 until 2012, Mr. Farid Kamalov was retail sales manager, head of division and head of Korablik (“Shiplet”) retail sales. From 2003 until 2010, Mr. Farid Kamalov was salesman, section manager and director of hypermarket for the “M.Video” retail chain. Mr. Farid Kamalov received a degree in engineering in 2003 from the Moscow State Institute of Electronics and an MBA in 2015 from the Moscow International Higher School of Business (Institute).
Percentage ownership in the Company: 0.05%
Tatyana Mudretsova was born in 1973. She has been a member of the Management Board and marketing director since 2014. Prior to joining the Group, she served as director of marketing in the Russian Federation at Osnova Telecom. From 2005 to 2011, she worked in marketing department of Beeline, eventually becoming director of marketing for the Russian mass market, and from 1999 to 2005 she worked at the creative agency DDB and Publicis. Mrs. Mudretsova graduated from the Faculty of International Economic Relations of the State Academy of Management with a degree in “Information Technologies in Management”.
Percentage ownership in the Company: 0.006%
Deputy CEO for Commercial Activities
Maria Davydova was born in 1974. She has been a member of the Management Board and Deputy CEO for Commercial Activities since 2015. In 2006-2011 she served as Commercial Director in charge of exclusive contracts and own brands at NTS Gradient. Prior to joining the Group in 2013, she acted as commercial director at “Enter Svyaznoy”. Mrs. Davydova graduated from the Institute of Humanities with a degree in Economics.
Percentage ownership in the Company: 0.017%
Commercial Director for Apparel and Footwear
Maria Volodina was born in 1973. She has been a member of the Management Board and Apparel and Footwear Commercial Director since 2014. Prior to joining the Group in 2011, she acted as head of the assortment planning department at Sela, director of the product department at “Kira Plastinina Style” LLC, head of clothing and accessories at “Sport End Fashion Group” (exclusive distributor of the Reebok sportswear brand in the CIS). From 2000 to 2005, she served as head of wholesale and retail sales of clothing in “TJ Retail” LLC. Mrs. Volodina graduated from the Moscow Design and Technology University and the State University—Higher School of Economics with a degree in “Brand management in the fashion industry”. She graduated from the MBA program at the Plekhanov School of Business with a degree in Strategic Management.
Percentage ownership in the Company: 0.012%
Chief Financial Officer
Anna Garmanova was born in 1976. She has been a member of the Management Board and Chief Financial Officer of the Company since 2015. Mrs. Garmanova has been also working as General Director of LLC DM-Capital since 2017. Prior to joining the Group in 2008, she acted as CFO of the “Podruzhka” retail chain and head of the financial department at the Mutual Understanding and Reconciliation Fund. Mrs. Garmanova graduated from the Lomonosov Moscow State University and the Russian Plekhanov Academy of Economics.
Percentage ownership in the Company: 0.008%
Director for Real Estate and Development
Artem Gubanov was born in 1983. He has been a member of the Management Board since 2017 and Director for Real Estate and Development since 2014. Mr. Gubanov joined us as Executive Director for a project related to new stores opening in 2011 and left in 2013. In 2013, Mr. Gubanov worked as head of the department for real estate and network development at Korablik (“Shiplet”) retail chain. Prior to joining us, Mr. Gubanov served at various positions in the area of real estate and development at Ramstor and Walmart International. Mr. Gubanov graduated from the Ulyanovsk State University and has degrees in law and linguistics.
Percentage ownership in the Company: 0,0%
Anastasia Yaroshevskaya was born in 1984. She has been a member of the Management Board and Human Resources Director since 2016. Prior to joining the Group, she served as deputy human resources director at Domashniy Interier LLC from 2008 to 2016. Mrs. Yaroshevskaya graduated from the Moscow City Psychological-Pedagogical University.
Percentage ownership in the Company: 0,001%
Director for E-Commerce
Pavel Pishchikov was born in 1976. He has been a member of the Management Board and Director for E-Commerce since 2 February 2017. Prior to joining the Group, Mr. Pischikov served as the head of Internet projects at Karnaval LLC (Dochki-Synochki (“Daughters and Sonnies”) brand). He also served as the head of online platform procurement for IT-Business LLC in 2009-2011 and as a director at Omni LLC in 1995-2008. Mr. Pischikov graduated from the Dnepropetrovsk State University with a degree in Chemistry.
Percentage ownership in the Company: 0.0002%
Vladimir Ilmetov was born in 1958. He has been a member of the Management Board and Corporate Security Director since 2015. From 2011 to 2014, Mr. Ilmetov held the position of senior vice president, head of the security service of MTS Bank. From 2010 to 2011, he worked as a deputy director at JSC “OGK-3”. In 2008, he served as deputy presidential envoy in the Far Eastern Federal District. From 2005 to 2008, Mr. Ilmetov acted as vice president of Novikombank. He graduated from the Kuibyshev State University.
Percentage ownership in the Company: 0.011%
Director of Logistics
Vyacheslav Mikhnenko was born in 1977. He has been a member of the Management Board since 2019 and director of logistics since 2012. From 2011 until 2012, Mr. Vyacheslav Mikhnenko served as operating director of logistics at X5 Retail Group. From 1999 until 2010, he worked in “Kopeika” retail chain, eventually as director of logistics. Mr. Vyacheslav Mikhnenko graduated from the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics with a degree in Finance and Credit in 2007.
Percentage ownership in the Company: 0.02%
Director of Information Technology
Maxim Egorov was born in 1983. He has been working at Detsky Mir since 2004. He rose through the ranks from a store system administrator to a deputy director of IT department. Under his leadership, IT department ensured the growth of omnichannel sales of the Company, expansion to the CIS countries, SAP integration, as well as scalability of IT services and high stability of the business processes. In 2006, he graduated with honors from St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University with a degree in Information Systems and Technologies. In 2012, he received his second higher education at St. Petersburg State University with a degree in Economics and Enterprise Management. He holds international certificates ITIL Expert and PMP.
Percentage ownership in the Company: 0.0%