VTB Capital has announced the appointment of Sergei Dubinin as a member of the Board of Directors. He will be responsible for developing cooperation with large corporate customers in financial and industrial sectors.
Sergei Dubinin, Chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation in 1995-98, has in-depth expertise in executive positions both in government institutions and large Russian corporations, such as Gazprom and RAO UES, where he worked during the most active periods of Russian market development and domestic economy reformation.
Yuri Soloviev, President of VTB Capital and Head of VTB Group Investment Business said: "Sergei Dubinin is a prominent representative of Russian economic thought and one of the most qualified specialists in business management. Sergei Dubinin joining VTB Capital is an important event for VTB Group Investment Business. It will undoubtedly strengthen our positions both in the domestic and international markets."
Sergei Dubinin - member of VTB Capital Board of Directors
Sergei Dubinin started his career in Lomonosov Moscow State University (1976-91), where he took the positions of a teacher, senior teacher, senior research officer, and associate professor of the Faculty of Economics.
1991-1992 - economic expert for USSR Presidential Office.
1992-1993 - Deputy Chairman of the Russian State Committee for Economic Cooperation with CIS member states.
March 1993 - January 1994 - First Deputy Minister of Finance of Russia.
January - October 1994 - acting Minister of Finance of Russia.
November 1994 - October 1995 - First Deputy Chairman of the Board, Imperial Commercial Bank. He was in charge of issues related to servicing Gazprom, the Bank's largest shareholder and customer.
Since August 1995 - member of the Board of RAO Gazprom.
In October 1995 - September 1998 - Chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.
Since October 1998 - Deputy Chairman of the Board of OAO Gazprom. He was in charge of issues related to project financing, banks and securities.
Since 2001 - Deputy Chairman of the Board of RAO UES of Russia. Since 2004 - Member of the Board of RAO UES of Russia, and in 2005 - 2008 - he also took the position of Financial Director of RAO UES of Russia.
Sergei Dubin graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University with honors (1973). He has gained specialties of Economist, and Teacher of Political Economy. Candidate of Economics (1977; dissertation subject Agricultural loan in the USA). Doctor of Economics (1990; dissertation subject: "Budget and Finance regulation of economy and its influence on the competitiveness of the national economy of the capitalist countries".
VTB Capital, VTB Group Investment Business (www.vtbcapital.ru) has offices in Moscow, London and Singapore. It is focused on arranging operations in the debt and equity markets, advising clients on ECM and M&A deals in Russia and abroad and developing private investments, as well as handling operations on the global commodities markets and asset management .