Vladimir Potanin

Former Chief Executive Officer & Chair of Management Board at Nornickel

Vladimir Potanin

Vladimir Potanin

Former Chief Executive Officer & Chair of Management Board at Nornickel

Overview
Career Highlights

UNEXIM Bank
Onexim Bank
Joint Stock Commercial Bank

RelSci Relationships

1130

Number of Boards

18

Birthday

01/03/1961 - Moscow, MC, Russian Federation

Age

58

Number of Awards

11

Estimated Net Worth

$14.3B

Interests

Skiing, Travel, Chess, Soccer

Relationships
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Executive Director, Senior Vice President & Head-Corporate Security at Nornickel

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Vice President-Head of Social Policy & Public Relations Unit at Nornickel

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Chief Executive Officer at Interros Holding Co. CJSC

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First Vice President, General Counsel at Nornickel

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Vice President-Head of Government & Investor Relations Unit at Nornickel

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Vice President at Interros Holding Co. CJSC

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Vice President-Head of Sales, Commerce & Logistics Unit at Nornickel

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Chief Executive Officer at VTB Bank PJSC

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Chief Operating Officer & First Vice President at Nornickel

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Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President at Nornickel

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Vladimir Potanin
Former Chief Executive Officer & Chair of Management Board at Nornickel
Education
International Economy
Class of 1983
Memberships
President
1990 - Current
Member
Current

The Giving Pledge is a campaign to encourage the wealthiest people in the world to make a commitment to give most of their wealth to philanthropic causes. The campaign specifically focuses on billionaires and was made public in 2010 by Warren Buffett and Bill Gates. The Huffington Post reported in April 2012 that "81 billionaires committed to giving at least half of their fortunes to charity". As of July 2013, 113 billionaire individuals and couples and one family group have signed the pledge.

Member
Current

The Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) is a lobby based in Moscow that promotes the interests of business in Russia. It has over 1,000 members, which include both private and state-owned companies, factories, and foreign and Russian plants. The RSPP is the successor of the previous USSR scientific and industrial union in the Russian Federation. It was founded by Arkady Volsky in 1991

Career History
President
Prior - 1998
Manager
Prior

International Bank for Reconstruction & Development provides loans and other financial services. It raises funds through issuing debt securities in various currencies to both institutional and retail investors, as well as through associated financial derivatives. The bank offers loans and related derivative products to developing countries for education, health, infrastructure, communication, and other purposes, as well as provides guarantees on loans from private investors for projects in countries eligible to borrow from IBRD. It also provides loans to the International Finance Corporation without guarantee. In addition, IBRD offers technical assistance and advisory services to its member countries that comprises assigning qualified professionals to survey developmental opportunities in member countries; analyzing their fiscal, economic, and developmental environment; assisting member countries in devising coordinated development programs; appraising projects suitable for investment; and assisting member countries in improving their asset and liability management techniques, as well as provides investment management services to various types of external institutions, including central banks of member countries. The company was founded in 1944 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Boards & Committees
Member, Council of Trustees
2005 - Current
President & Chairman-Management Board
Current

MMC Norilsk Nickel PJSC engages in the exploration, extraction, refining of ore and nonmetallic minerals, and sale of base and precious metals produced from ore. It operates through the following segments: GMK Group, KGMK Group, NN Harjavalta, Other mining, and Other Non-metallurgical. The GMK Group segment includes mining and metallurgy operations, transport services, energy, repair, and maintenance services located at Taimyr Peninsula. The KGMK Group segment consists of mining and metallurgy operations, energy, and exploration activities located at Kola Peninsula. The NN Harjavalta segment handles refinery operations located in Finland. The Other mining segment engages in in metal mining and processing joint operations of Nkomati Nickel Mine. The Other Non-metallurgical segment deals with metal and other trading, supply chain management, transport services, energy and utility, research, and other activities located in Russia and abroad. The company was founded on November 4, 1989 and is headquartered in Moscow, Russia.

Director
2013 - 2014

INTER RAO is a diversified energy holding managing assets in Russia, Europe and CIS countries. INTER RAO's operations comprise: Electric power and heat generation Retail electricity sales International power trading Power industry engineering, export of power industry equipment Management of distribution grids outside of Russia Total installed capacity of the Group's generation facilities is about 33.5 GW. In 2011, the plants of the company produced over 117 bn KWh of electric energy (with the installed capacity about 28 GW at that time). INTER RAO generation facilities are: 37 thermal power plants and 9 small-scale units 13 hydropower plants (including 9 small-scale HPP) 2 wind farms INTER RAO is a leading energy export and import operator in Russia. We supply electricity to Azerbaijan, Belarus, Finland, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Mongolia, Ukraine and South Ossetia. INTER RAO actively develops its presence and expands international partnerships focusing both on emerging markets in Middle East, Asia, Africa and Latin America, and on developed European economies. In 2011, we exported 22.7 bn kWh and imported 3.4 bn kWh of electric power. INTER RAO power supply division manages seven Russian electric power supply companies (so called guaranteeing suppliers). In 2011, electricity sales on the Russian retail market exceeded 143 bn kWh. By the end of 2011, INTER RAO Group was an employer for more than 47 thousand people. INTER RAO's strategy is focused on creating a highly efficient and diversified world-class energy holding represented in all key competitive segments of the energy market. This strategy will enable INTER RAO to become a top ten energy company worldwide in terms of combined installed production capacity by 2020. INTER RAO is listed on MICEX- RTS and its shares are part of MICEX, RTS, MICEX Power and MSCI Russia indices. INTER RAO's Global Depositary Receipts (GDRs) are admitted to trading on the London Stock Exchange's International Order Book (IOB). Rating agency Fitch assigned to INTER RAO a global credit rating of BB+, outlook stable, on the global scale and AA (rus) on the national scale. Moody’s assigned to the company a corporate credit rating of ?a1, stable outlook, on the global scale, and Aa1.ru, on the national scale..

Trustee
2010 - Current
Member, Board of Trustees
2009 - Current
Member, Board of Trustees
2006 - Current

Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University) MFA Russia (MGIMO)

Member, Social Council
Tenure Unconfirmed
Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$5M
2011

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (Kennedy Center) serves as both a presidential memorial and the nation's center for the performing arts.

N/A
2006

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, often referred to as The Guggenheim, is an art museum located at 1071 Fifth Avenue on the corner of East 89th Street in the Upper East Side neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. It is the permanent home of a continuously expanding collection of Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, early Modern and contemporary art and also features special exhibitions throughout the year. The museum was established by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation in 1939 as the Museum of Non-Objective Painting, under the guidance of its first director, the artist Hilla von Rebay. It adopted its current name after the death of its founder, Solomon R. Guggenheim, in 1952.

$6.5M

Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University) MFA Russia (MGIMO)

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Interros International Investments Ltd. is a company headquartered in Limassol, Cyprus, that provides investment services.

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Awards & Honors
Rank #77
2017
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #62
2017
Hurun - Global Rich List
Rank #78
2016
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
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