Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Mr Kolesnikov joined Sovcomflot in June 2005 and currently holds the position of Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer. He is a member of the Executive Board of Sovcomflot, sits on the boards of a number of the Group’s companies, and chairs the Company’s Investment and Finance Committees. Previously he worked for 12 years as an investment banker with Morgan Grenfell/Deutsche Bank in Moscow and with JPMorgan and EBRD in London. Mr Kolesnikov started his professional career in 1985 with a major Moscow-based shipping company and the predecessor of Sovcomflot.
Nikolai Kolesnikov graduated with honours from the Moscow Institute of Finance, holds an MBA degree from Instituto de Empresa Business School in Madrid, and completed Columbia Business School’s Senior Executive Programme.