Igor Tonkovidov

Born in 1964.

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

At the beginning of his career he worked as Engineer on vessels of the Amur River Shipping Company and then Sakhalin Shipping Company. From 1994 to 2003 he held various positions within 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 in a year he became President of the company and a member of its Board of Directors. In 2012, he took the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating / Chief Technical Officer of PAO Sovcomflot.

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