Born 1964. Member of the Board of Directors since 2008. Alexander served as Chief Executive Officer of the VimpelCom Group and, latterly, the enlarged VimpelCom Ltd, which is one of the world’s largest emerging market telecommunications companies, between 2003 and 2011. Alexander is a Director of East Capital AB, EVRAZ Group S.A., Transcom Worldwide S.A., Dynasty Foundation and LM Ericsson AB. Alexander previously held several senior management positions at Mars, Inc. over a period of seven years, including as a member of the Global Executive Management Board and as Regional President for Russia, the CIS, Eastern Europe and the Nordics. Alexander worked as a consultant for McKinsey & Co in Stockholm and London for five years. Alexander graduated from the Moscow Aviation Institute with a Master’s degree in Science and from INSEAD with an MBA.
Member of the Audit Committee.
Direct or related person ownership: registered shareholding
Independent of the Company and management and independent of the major shareholders.