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Management Board

Vitaly Saveliev
Chairman of the Management Board, CEO

Born on January 18, 1954.
Holds degrees from the Kalinin Polytechnic Institute in Leningrad in mechanical engineering (1977) and from the Palmiro Togliatti Engineering and Economic Institute (1986).
Candidate of Economic Sciences.
Vitaly Saveliev has been CEO of Aeroflot since 2009.
His previous positions include:
Deputy Head of Sevzapmetallurgmontazh (1984-1987)
Deputy Head of civil engineering at Glavleningradinzhstroi (1987-1989);
CEO of DialogInvest, a Soviet-US joint venture (1989-1993);
Chairman of the Management Board of Bank Rossiya (1993-1995);
Chairman of the Board of Bank Menatep St Petersburg (1995-2001);
Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprom (2001-2002);
Deputy Minister for Economic Development and Trade (2004-2007);
First Deputy President of AFK Sistema (2007-2009).

Chairman of the Management Board, CEO
Vladimir ANTONOV
First Deputy General Director of Operations

Born in Moscow in 1953.
Graduated from Moscow Institute of Railway Engineering in 1975. 1977 to 1995 — served in the Armed Forces.
1995 to 2011 — Aeroflot PJSC (Deputy General Director for financial and air security; Deputy General Director for air security; Deputy General Director for air and operations security; First Deputy General Director for operations).
Mr Antonov has been awarded the Medal of the Order "For Service to the Fatherland", 2nd class, along with other state and industrial honours.

Vladimir ANTONOV
Vasily AVILOV
Deputy General Director for Administrative Management

Born in 1954.
Graduated from Dzerzhinsky Higher Naval Engineering School . 1973 to 1983 — served in the Armed Forces;
1983 to 1994 — Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations of the USSR;
1994 to 1997 — Security Council of the Russian Federation.
Captain 1st rank, State Councillor of the Russian Federation 3rd class.
1997 to 2013 — Chief of Staff, Deputy CEO - COO, Aeroflot PJSC. September 1, 2013 — Deputy General Director for administrative management, Aeroflot PJSC.
Mr Avilov has been awarded the Medal of the Order "For Service to the Fatherland", 1st class, the medal "For Service in Battle", a Certificate of Honour from the President of the Russian Federation, and a number of industrial honours.

Vasily AVILOV
Vladimir ALEKSANDROV
Deputy General Director for legal and property matters

Born in 1984.
Graduated from Kutafin Moscow State Academy of Law in 2005, and from Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration in 2016.
Mr Aleksandrov has held top positions in the Prosecutor General's Office of the Russian Federation and the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation.
2013 to 2015 — Deputy Head of the legal support branch of the Law Department; Deputy Director of the Law Department; Councillor to the General Director for Relations with State Executive Authorities.
August 2015 — Director of the law department, Aeroflot PJSC.
July 1, 2016 — Deputy General Director for legal and property matters, Aeroflot PJSC. Mr Aleksandrov has been awarded the Medal of the Order "For Service to the Fatherland", 2nd class, by Presidential Decree dated May 6, 2018, and a Citation from the Minister of Transportation of the Russian Federation.

Vladimir ALEKSANDROV
Kirill BOGDANOV
Deputy General Director for IT

Born in 1963.
Graduated from Leningrad Polytechnic Institute.
1992 to 1993 — Leading Expert, Kredobank; 1993 to 1995 - Chief Programmer, Rossiya bank; 1996 to 2002 - Director of the Department of Automated Control Systems and Programming, MENATEP bank of Saint-Petersburg.
2002 — Director of the Department of Automation, Computerisation and Telecommunications, Gazprom PJSC.
2002 to 2004 — Councillor to the Vice President, GROS United Company PJSC.
2004 to 2007 — COO at RAMAX International CJSC.
2007 to 2009 — Director of the Department of Development and Control, Telecommunication Assets business unit of Sistema JSFC. Mr Bogdanov holds 27 patents in the IT field.
He began working at Aeroflot on April 27, 2009. He has been awarded a Presidential Citation.

Kirill BOGDANOV
Vadim ZINGMAN

Deputy General Director for customer service

Born in 1970.
Graduated with honours from Saint-Petersburg University of Economics and Finance.
Mr Zingman served as Vice President at Inkombank; Chairman of the Board at Baltonexim bank;
Academic Adviser at the Interdisciplinary Institute of Advanced Training and Professional Development for Executive Staff; President at Transregional Clearing Bank; Deputy Director of the Department of State Regulation of Foreign Trade Activity of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of the Russian Federation; Director of the Department of Relations with State Executive Authorities, Sistema JSFC.
Candidate of Economic Sciences, awarded the Certificate of Honour of the Russian Government.
2009 to 2011 — Councillor to the CEO; Deputy General Director for operations and product quality management at Aeroflot PJSC. He assumed his current position in February 2012.
Mr Zingman has been awarded the Medal of the Order "For Service to the Fatherland", 2nd class. He has been awarded a Presidential Citation, a Citation from the Сhairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, a Certificate of Honour from the Government of the Russian Federation, and a number of industrial honours.

Vadim ZINGMAN
Georgy MATVEEV
Director of the Department of Flight Safety Management

Born in 1953.
Graduated from Academy of Civil Aviation.
Candidate of Technical Sciences (State Research Institute of Civil Aviation).
1973 to 1991 — Co-pilot, Captain, Air Squadron Deputy Commander, Acting Director of the Department of Air Operations Management, Latvian Administration of Civil Aviation.
1991 to 1995 — Chief Pilot, Head of Flight Management, Latvijas Aviolinijas (Latvian Airlines).
1998 to 2001 — Pilot, Boeing 737 Captain, Inspecting Pilot for flight safety inspection, Transaero airline.
2001 — began working at Aeroflot. He served as Deputy Director for flight safety inspection and as Deputy Director of the Department of Flight Safety Management.
He assumed the position of Director of the Department of Flight Safety Management in July 2012. Mr Matveev has been awarded the title of Honoured Pilot of the Russian Federation, and a number of industrial awards.

Georgy MATVEEV
Igor PARAKHIN
Deputy CEO - CTO

Born in 1961.
Graduated from Moscow Institute of Civil Aviation Engineering in 1984.
1984 to 1991 — Central Administration of International Air Services.
1991 to 2001 — began working at Aeroflot PJSC, first as an aircraft technician.
2001 to 2011 — Deputy Director, Aviabusiness Higher School of Commerce.
January 2011 — began working at Aeroflot PJSC.
Mr Parakhin has been awarded a Presidential Citation.

Igor PARAKHIN
Igor CHALIK
Deputy General Director and Commander of Flight Operations

Born in Orsk, Orenburg region, in 1957.
Graduated with honours from Aktyubinsk Higher Academy of Civil Aviation in 1979. Upon finishing the vocational school, he assumed the position of Tu-134 pilot at the Syktyvkar aviation enterprise.
He began working at Aeroflot (then the Central Administration of International Air Services) in 1983. He has experience flying Tu-134, Il-86, Airbus A310, and A320 aircraft. He has been flying A330 since 2008.
He has amassed a total of over 14,000 hours of flying experience. 2003 to 2008 — A320 Aircraft Division Director, flight team, Aeroflot PJSC.
2008 to 2010 — A330 Aircraft Division Director
Mr Chalik has been awarded the Medal In Commemoration of the 850th Anniversary of Moscow, and the Commemorative Badge for the 85th Anniversary of Civil Aviation.
He assumed his current position in July 2011.
He has been awarded the title of Honoured Pilot of the Russian Federation, the Nesterov Medal, and a number of industrial awards.

Igor CHALIK