Deputy Chairman from the Table of Directors and CEO from the Russian energy organization Gazprom, which, by 2014, may be the world’s largest gas maker. He gained a PhD in Economics from your N.A. Voznesenskii Leningrad Financing and Economics Institute in 1989. He was called Person of the entire year by Expert Publication in Dec 2005. He originates from a German family members in Leningrad. He distributed the name of Person of the entire year from Expert Publication with Dmitry Medvedev, chairman of Gazprom.