Schroeder invited for the post of head of the Board of Directors of «Rosneft»

The candidacy of the former German Chancellor and head of the Committee of shareholders of Nord Stream AG Gerhard Schroeder, invited for the post of Chairman of the Board of Directors of «Rosneft» has informed «Interfax» a source familiar with the draft document.

The Directive was agreed relevant agencies and submitted to the government of the Russian Federation.

A similar proposal in the document is explained by the fact that Schroeder is «an authoritative politician of world scale,» which stands for strategic cooperation in Germany and Europe with Russia in the energy sector.

It is also reported that Schroeder has the experience of an independent Director in the largest Russian and international oil and gas companies.

12 August it became known that the name Schroeder – among the four candidates for the position of one of the independent Directors. The number of seats on the Board of Directors of the company will be increased from nine to 11.

The increase of the Board of Directors of «Rosneft» shareholders must approve the September 29. Now three of the nine Directors are independent. If the composition of the Board will increase to 11 people, you will need to introduce one more independent Director to comply with the Statute, reported RBC with reference to sources in the Russian government and Rosneft. The publication also noted that Schroeder was nominated for the post of independent Director.

After retiring from the post of Chancellor of Germany in 2005, Schroeder Chairman of the Supervisory Board, and the Committee of shareholders of company Nord Stream AG, which manages Russian gas pipeline «Nord stream». In 2016, he led the company Nord Stream 2 – operator construction of the third and fourth strings of the pipeline.




Schroeder invited for the post of head of the Board of Directors of «Rosneft» 29.08.2017

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