Petropavlovsk has appointed Roman Deniskin as chief executive officer and director of Petropavlovsk PLC, effective from 16 April 2018.
Current interim CEO, Sergey Ermolenko, will step down from the board and return to his previous role as general director of Management Company Petropavlovsk.
Deniskin has extensive experience at strategic and senior operating levels within mining and industrial companies. He spent time working at global management consulting firms McKinsey & Company and Boston Consulting Group, focused primarily on metals and mining.
In his most recent role, he served as deputy chairman of Eurasian Resources Group, a diversified mining and smelting group based in Kazakhstan. Prior to this, Deniskin held senior positions at Rostec, MMK and Severstal Resources.
At 9:09am: (LON:POG) Petropavlovsk PLC share price was +0.1p at 7.61p