The General Director of open company «the Concorde management and consulting» which is close to Russian President Vladimir Putin to the businessman Evgeny Prigozhin, today was Dmitry Utkin. According to RBC, we are talking about the founder of private military companies (PMCs) «Wagner».
Information about the new head of the «Concord management and consulting» was received publication in the database «SPARK-Interfax». At the head of Utkin was replaced by Anastasia Soutenu.
Surrounded by Prigogine RBC confirmed that we are talking about the alleged commander of PMC «Wagner».
LLC «Concord management and consulting» is a management company holding the restaurant Prigogine. She owns several restaurants in Moscow and St. Petersburg as well as the network of boutiques «chocolate Museum». The company also leads the construction of the village of North Versailles near St. Petersburg.
The publication writes that the company Prigogine delivers the power to manage the Affairs of the President of Russia.
In the film, the investigation of the Russian Fund of struggle against corruption said that in the past tried Eugene Prigogine – one of the richest people of Russia, the owner of the «deal factory Kremlin trolls» – made a fortune due to the fact that once ministered to the Russian President Vladimir Putin over dinner.
PMC «Wagner» was founded by a native of Ukraine Dmitry Utkin. According to «Fontanka», the company participated in the fighting in the Donbass on the party of separatists, in particular in the battle for debaltseve. The Russian nationalist newspaper «Sputnik and Pogrom» wrote that PMC «Wagner» eliminate the known leaders of the separatists of Alexei Mozgovoy, Pavel Dremov, Alexander Bednova, Yevgeny Ishchenko and others.
In the spring of 2016 the media first reported that in the middle East, killing dozens of mercenaries PMC «Wagner». Unit is in Syria in the autumn of 2015.
In June 2017, the US imposed sanctions against the military campaign and Utkin.
In the August edition of «Fontanka», have at their disposal the questionnaire more than 2 thousand mercenaries PMC «Wagner», analyzed what people in the «group of Wagner» went to war against Ukraine on Donbass or unofficially went to Syria.
The founder of the PMC «Wagner» Utkin headed the catering business, «chef Putin» – the media 15.11.2017