Changes in the management of Corum
21 Января 2014
Alexander Kovalchuk has been appointed as the Marketing and Sales Director of Corum company, and Ildar Saleev has filled a post of Director of Undeground Operations Division.
"Enrusting management of Marketing and Sales Directorate to Alexander Kovalchuk, Corum Group relies on him as a top manager who, while maintaining all the strengths of the Directorate, will give it a new impetus in the development of relationships with customers, - said Evgeniy Romashchin, General Director of Corum Group. - East European and Asian markets are a priority for our business development. Under current conditions, when the Underground Operations Division gets and develops its foothold in these markets we require systematic management of its activities that will be ensured by its new strategist leader, Ildar Saleev. We believe that the decisions that will be taken by the new management in those directions would allow Corum to uphold its positions in the markets where the company is present now".
Alexander Kovalchuk previously held the position of the Director of the Underground Operations Division. His work experience at the plant "Svet shakhtera" played an important role in his top manager career development. When taking this position, Alexander Kovalchuk has earned a great reputation among Ukrainian and foreign miners as a man who has a good grip of customer problems and also a technical expert of the highest level.
Prior to his appointment to the post of the Director of the Underground Operations Division Ildar Saleev served as the Chief Strategy Officer of the company Corum. Under his leadership in 2010 there was formed the Engineering Center based on which product divisions were created further.
Ildar Saleev has a specialized education: he has obtained a second university degree in Dnepropetrovsk National Mining University on specialty "Underground mining of minerals". This experience and knowledge of the new leader as well as a good grip of the business will secure the Underground Operations Division the powers to achieve even higher results on the market.
Igor Fomenko who previously headed the Marketing and Sales Directorate will continue relationships with Corum Group as a partner in a number of projects.
Information about the company
Corum Company (previously SPC "Mining machines") is affiliated to one of the largest financial and industrial groups of Ukraine “System Capital Management” (SCM) and today is an expert in mining business. The company’s activity is focused on providing high-tech package solutions, manufacturing and service of the equipment in the field of production, processing and transportation of minerals, as well as the construction of mines.
Corum Company owns 6 production plants in Ukraine, repair sites in Ukraine and Russia, and also commercial firms in Ukraine, Russia, Kazakhstan, Vietnam and Poland.
According to PricewaterhouseCoopers audited data, in 2012 the total amount of the company’s sales has made 312.7 million euros. EBITDA has made 61.7 million euros.