Oleg-Mukhamedshin

Oleg Mukhamedshin

Member, RBCC Advisory Council

Mr. Mukhamedshin currently holds the position of Deputy CEO, Director for Strategy, Business Development and Financial Markets of UC RUSAL (appointed in 2012). In his role, Mr. Mukhamedshin is responsible for, among other things, corporate finance, investor relations, M&A deals and business development. He primarily focuses on the optimization of the debt portfolio and the capital structure of the Group as well as overseeing the development of IR strategy, enabling effective two-way communication between a company, the financial community and promoting investment case with a view to expand investors’ base.

In 2011 Mr. Mukhamedshin was UC RUSAL’s Head of Equity and Corporate Development, and in 2007-2011 - UC RUSAL’s Director for Financial Markets, and Director for Capital Markets.

He was in charge of restructuring UC RUSAL’s USD 16.8 billion debt in 2009-2011 and UC RUSAL’s USD 2.2 billion IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and Paris’ Euronext in 2010. Under his leadership, UC RUSAL became the first company to launch a Russian Depository Receipts programme.

From 2006 through 2008 Oleg Mukhamedshin took part in preparing and implementing major M&A transactions, including the acquisition of a 25% stake in MMC Norilsk Nickel and the merger with SUAL and Glencore’s bauxite and alumina assets.

From 2000 to August 2007, Oleg Mukhamedshin was RUSAL’s Deputy CFO and Director of RUSAL’s Department for Corporate Finance.

Prior to joining RUSAL, Oleg Mukhamedshin occupied various executive positions in corporate finance in leading Russian natural resource companies including TNK. Between 1999 and 2000, he was an advisor to the majority shareholder of the Industrial Investors Group. From 1994 to 1995, he worked with the investment bank PaineWebber to help establish the Russia Partners Fund, one of the first international direct investment funds in Russia.

Oleg Mukhamedshin was born in 1973.

Oleg Mukhamedshin holds a BA in Economics with Honours from Moscow State University.