Sergey Chemezov



Sergey Viktorovich Chemezov (born August 20, 1952, Cheremkhovo, Soviet Union) is CEO of Rostec Corporation (formerly the Director General of Rosoboronexport), chairman of the Union of Russian Mechanical Engineers, and a lieutenant-general.

Graduated with honors from Irkutsk Institute of National Economy (presently Baikal State University of Economics and Law) in 1975 and then completed his postgraduate education at the Military Academy of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Russia. Sergey Chemezov has a doctorate in economics and is also a professor and full member of the Military Academy. 

By a decree of the Russian President, on November 26, 2007, Sergey Chemezov was named CEO of Russian Technologies Corporation, which was renamed Rostec in late 2012. At the 6th United Russia party convention held on December 2, 2006, Sergey Chemezov was elected to the party’s Supreme Council. At the 7th party convention on May 26, 2012, Cheremezov was reelected.

On April 28, 2014 he was barred by the Obama administration from entering United States.
 

The general director of "Power Machines" was detained for disclosure of state secrets

Governance13.07.2017

Roman Filippov, General Director of Power Machines, was detained in St. Petersburg by officers of the Federal Security Service. The date and circumstances of the detention are not yet specified.

"The Arctic" is adrift

Governance12.07.2017

The Federal Security Service and the Prosecutor General's Office will investigate the situation around Russia's atomic icebreaker.

Turbine frameup

Officials11.07.2017

What the scandal with the supply of turbines to the Crimea might mean for Chemezov's Rostec and Siemens. 

Russian Helicopters in a dead end

Officials21.06.2017

Rostelec's Russian Helicopters is unsuccessfully looking for approaches to the civilian market. Meanwhile, in Rostec itself thefts are widespread and the budgets are cut.

Sergei Shoygu surpassed Anatoly Serdyukov

Officials21.06.2017

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation is plagued by corruption and theft. Everything might be stolen: from money to ballistic missiles to military rations. Now the head of the department Sergei Shoigu, who lives beyond his means, is also suspected. 

Rostec may sell the manufacturer of Armata

Business24.05.2017

 Rostec began searching for an investor for Uralvagonzavod.

Alexander Vinokurov, ex-president of A1, has the second joint project with Rostec

Business17.05.2017

His "Marathon Pharma" agreed to buy control in the pharmaceutical company "Fort".

Investing state capitalists: the most expensive apartment in Moscow, business jets, and other non-core assets

Business17.04.2017

A former top manager of Rostec is now co-owner of "VSMPO-Avisma" and the largest manufacturer of medicinal substances.

Kerimov will sell Sukhoi Log to the Chinese

Business14.04.2017

Fosun Group intends to acquire a blocking stake in "Polyus Gold".

Minister Nikiforov in touch

Officials07.04.2017

The Ministry of Communications has taken aback the public with a new statement. In its opinion, it is necessary to reduce the number of payphones and internet points. As seen from this statement, the above-mentioned services should be reduced in the big cities.

Uralvagonzavod received an order for 30 000 railroad cars

Officials07.04.2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed to buy them within three years at the expense of mobilization budget.

Russia may face problems with the vaccines for the prevention of tuberculosis

Society03.04.2017

The only supplier, subsidiary of Rostec, voiced such concerns. 

Not one Yota of progress

Business15.03.2017

While investors are looking for funds, YotaPhone 3 becomes obsolete with each new day.

Helicopters retail

Business13.03.2017

The ill-fated sale of shares of JSC Russian Helicopters finally succeeded: "a piece of the Motherland" was sold to some unknown Arabs. 

Rostec has found turbines for the Crimea in Iran

Business21.02.2017

But they can be actually German.

Promising candidate

Officials03.02.2017

Former Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov can become the deputy head of the state corporation Rostec.

Rader Alexander Vinokurov gobbled SIA International

Business02.02.2017

Alexander Vinokurov, the suspected of corruption son-in-law of minister Sergey Lavrov, has acquired the pharmaceutical giant "SIA International". The transaction was preceded by an information campaign to demonize the previous owners.

Karimov's Polyus warned of the risk of loss of Sukhoi Log due to sanctions

Business30.01.2017

Said Kerimov's Polyus, which recently received a license to develop Russia's largest gold deposit of Sukhoi Log, warned investors about the risk of losing it. This can happen in the case of the new Western sanctions against its partner in the project, Rostec. 

Kurganmashzavod in the grippy hands of Sergey Chemezov

Business27.01.2017

Why Rostec headed by Sergey Chemezov is grabbing a bankrupt plant and how the state corporation will negotiate with Tractor Plants owned by Mikhail Bolotin and Albert Bakov.   

Kerimov and Rostec won an auction for the biggest gold deposit

Business27.01.2017

The largest Russia's gold deposit was given without struggle to a recently created company SL Zoloto, a joint venture of Said Kerimov's Polyus and Rostec, for 9.4 billion rubles. After the auction, Rostec will get $141 million for 23.9% of the joint venture from its partner.   

Jugra Bank was the leader in losses in 2016

Business25.01.2017

The most unprofitable bank in 2016, excluding credit institutions rehabilitated, became Jugra Bank, which lost 32.2 billion rubles. Only BM Bank, which is currently under rehabilitation, lost more. 

Rostec and AFK Sistema looking for a partner to create an electronics enterprise

Business22.01.2017

Neither party might have a control stake in the joint venture, and Sistema wants to manage it. 

Bitter legacy

Officials20.01.2017

Will the head of Tver Oblast, Igor Rudenya, change the life of the region?

Stanislav Chemezov joined the Manturov's family business

Officials18.01.2017

Denis Manturov became a millionaire thanks to a successful marriage.

Antinational ranking: Kerimovs' Polyus

Business30.12.2016

The owners of Polyus have a special day. With the leave of the Fitch rating agency from Russia, Kerimov will have less unsatisfactory investment assessments.   

AvtoVAZ attracted South Korean supplier of components to Russia

Business28.12.2016

AvtoVAZ attracts foreign component suppliers to the Russian production sites, said General Director of Rostec, Sergey Chemezov. Thus, the car factory managed to convince the South Korean Daewon, which makes frames for car seats, to place its production in Izhevsk.

The fate of Uralvagonzavod

Business28.12.2016

Rostec is creating a tank monopoly.

Norilsk Nickel to buy 1.5 million tons of Soviet copper concentrate from Rostec

Business28.12.2016

Raw materials, which have been kept in the State Fund since 1980, will cost the company 67.5 billion rubles.