Sergey Frank

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Born: 1960.

Education: Admiral Nevelskoy Far Eastern Higher Marine Engineering College, specialism in Marine Navigation; Far Eastern State University, specialism in Jurisprudence.

Academic degree: Candidate of Technical Sciences.

During 1984-1989 he was Deputy Principal of the Admiral Nevelskoy Far Eastern Higher Marine Engineering College and was engaged in teaching. From 1989-1995, he was first Head of Foreign Economic Relations and then Deputy General Director for Economics at the Far Eastern Shipping Company. In 1995 he was appointed Deputy Director of the Department of Maritime Transport at the Russian Ministry of Transport. Between 1998-2004 he served as Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation. During these years he was Chairman of the Aeroflot - RIA Board of Directors.

In October 2004, Sergey Frank was elected Chief Executive Officer of OAO Sovcomflot and joined its Board of Directors. He held this position until September 2019, when he was elected Chairman of the Company’s Board of Directors. At present he is a member of the Board of Directors of OAO RZD, Vice President and Executive Board Member of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Chairman of the Board of the Russian Chamber of Shipping, and Chairman of the Board of Trustees and Honorary President of the Admiral Nevelskoy Maritime State University.