Sergey Popravko

Born in 1961 in Mikhailovka, Primorsky region.

Education: Admiral Nevelskoy Maritime State University, degree in Navigation Engineering; World Maritime University (Sweden), degree in Shipping Company Management; Academy of the National Economy, PhD in Business Administration; Swiss Business School (Zurich), PhD in Business Administration.


1984 – 1992: Primorsk Shipping Company (Nakhodka, Russia), able seaman, deck officer, chief officer, master;

1994 – 1997: Primorsk Shipping Company, Manager at Chartering Department; 

1997 – 2001: Primorsk Shipping Company, Head of Fleet Department;

2001 – 2004: Primorsk Shipping Company, Executive Vice-President;

2004 – 2005: Primorsk Shipping Company, President and CEO;  

2005 – 2011: Unicom Management Services (Cyprus) Limited, Managing Director;

2005 – present: PAO Sovcomflot, Member of the Executive Board;

2011 – 2012: OAO Sovcomflot, Senior Executive Vice-President;

2012 – 2019: SCF Management Services (Cyprus) Ltd, Managing Director;

2016 present: SCF Management Services (Dubai) Ltd., Member of the Board of Directors, Managing Director–Fleet Director;

2019 present: Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of PAO Sovcomflot.