February 14, 2020
EUROCEMENT group, leading producer of cement in Russia, has announced personnel changes associated with the implementation of national projects in areas such as residential construction, transport infrastructure and ecology. Ashot Khachaturyants has been appointed Acting Company President. His priority tasks will include creating a development strategy for the Holding, generating new points of growth and establishing a favourable environment for the most effective use of the company's competitive advantage.
Mikhail Skorokhod will keep his post as Chief Executive Vice President of the Holding.
Filaret Galchev, BoD Chairman of EUROCEMENT group, commented on the appointment of Ashot Khachaturyants, 'I am confident that Ashot Khachaturyants will help our company use the current opportunities presented by the Russian construction market to the full extent. Ashot Khachaturyants has proved himself as an effective manager, capable of implementing large-scale projects successfully'.
Ashot Khachaturyants said, 'The team of EUROCEMENT group has built a cement industry leader with huge development potential. It's a new challenge for me, but I am convinced that together we will be able to achieve even more outstanding results'.
Information on EUROCEMENT group
EUROCEMENT group was established in 2002. The company currently unites 19 cement enterprises in Russia and abroad as well as concrete plants, precast concrete plants, industrial mineral quarries. The Holding's operations cover the full production cycle, from extraction of raw materials at the company's own quarries to supplying final products to consumers. EUROCEMENT group is among the Top 5 biggest private-owned cement producers in the world. The production capacity of the company's enterprises is 60 million t of cement and 11 million m3 of concrete.
EUROCEMENT group plays an important socio-economic role in the regions of company's operations. The Holding's enterprises are the main employers and contributors to the budget in their respective cities. The Holding currently employs over 11,000 people and provides employment for professionals in related fields and contracting agencies, with a total number of over 60,000 highly productive jobs.
The Government of the Russian Federation has listed the Holding among the country's backbone companies. EUROCEMENT group is the key supplier of construction materials for national projects Housing and Urban Environment and Safe and High-Quality Roads. The Holding's capacity enables it to construct up to 100 million m2 of residential housing, 70 million m2 of industrial facilities and lay 20,000 km of roads every year.
Construction materials produced by EUROCEMENT group are used for residential buildings, energy, road and transport infrastructure as well as sports, social and cultural venues, including international airports such as Sheremetyevo, Domodedovo, Zhukovsky, Pulkovo, Kazan, Platov, Khrabrovo; metros of Moscow, Saint Petersburg and Samara; Olympic venues in Sochi; stadiums for the 2018 FIFA World Cup; Moscow-City towers; VDNH oceanarium; the floating bridge at Zaryadye Park; bridges across the Volga River; nuclear power stations such as Kurskaya, Leningradskaya, Novovoronezhskaya; thermal power stations such as Primorskaya, Pregolskaya and Talakhovskaya and many other unique objects.