Igor Tonkovidov

Member of the Board of Directors

Born: 1964.

Education: Odessa Institute of Marine Engineers, specialism as a Mechanical Engineer; University of London (U.K.), degree in Financial Management; INSEAD Business School (France), AVIRA programme for top managers.

He began his career as an Engineer serving on vessels of the Amur River Shipping Company and then the Sakhalin Shipping Company. From 1994-2003 he held various positions within the Sovcomflot Group divisions responsible for fleet technical management. In 2003 he became Technical Director of OAO Volga Shipping Company. In 2006 he headed OAO Volga-Baltic Company. In 2008 he was appointed Vice President for Fleet Operations at the Novorossiysk Shipping Company (OAO Novoship, SCF Group), and a year later became President of the Company and a member of its Board of Directors. In 2012, he was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Operating / Chief Technical Officer of PAO Sovcomflot.

In 2019, Mr Tonkovidov joined the PAO Sovcomflot Board of Directors, becoming President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. At present he is also a member of the Board of Directors of JSC United Shipbuilding Corporation, is a member of the Supervisory Boards of the Russian Register of Shipping and the Russian University of Transport (MIIT).