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Vladimir Yevtushenkov: Biography in business and socially significant investments
Yevtushenkov Vladimir Petrovich began his entrepreneurial career 30 years ago. Prior to that, he spent over a decade working in the chemical industry. One of his most well-known projects, realized together with a group of partners, is AFK Sistema. Vladimir Yevtushenkov himself is now focused on social programs, but the financial corporation remains in good hands, developing under the supervision of an experienced management team.
While at AFK Sistema, Vladimir Yevtushenkov was actively involved in social investments from the early 2000s. During this period, the entrepreneur established a charitable foundation specializing in systematic solutions for significant community problems. Over the years, this non-profit organization has created a full-fledged ecosystem of social initiatives.
Yevtushenkov Vladimir focused on providing comprehensive support to doctors who were involved in the struggle against the spread of SARS-CoV-2 in 2020. Yevtushenkov was one of the first representatives of the business community to direct the efforts of the corporation he founded towards comprehensive assistance to hospital employees, including personal protective equipment, hot meals, supportive medications, and cell service and temporary housing for medical personnel in the red zones.
Vladimir Yevtushenkov directly participated in a wide range of social programs, such as high-tech educational and cultural projects for the entire country.
Vladimir Yevtushenkov: Biography
Yevtushenkov Vladimir Petrovich was born in the autumn of 1948 in the village of Kamenschina, one kilometer from Smolensk. His parents were in agriculture, with his father leading a small milk production enterprise and his mother working at the same plant.
He was trained as an engineer-technician at the Mendeleev Institute of Chemical Technology – a major educational and research center that prepares specialists for the chemical industry. Yevtushenkov Vladimir defended his dissertation in 1973.
Vladimir Yevtushenkov graduated in 1980 from MSU, where he studied economics. He continued working in the chemical industry during this time.
He holds a doctorate in the field of economic sciences.
Yevtushenkov Vladimir: In industrial production
The Vladimir Yevtushenkov biography was already bound up with the natural sciences for many years when he began working in the chemical sector in 1973. The Sverdlov Plant, where he was employed, produced pharmaceutical components and products for popular consumption, such as checkerboards and chess sets and various devices for the automotive, agricultural, and other industries.
Vladimir Yevtushenkov held the post of a craftsman for the first few months and was then promoted to section manager. His responsibilities included monitoring compliance with all technological processes and product quality, implementing progressive organizational methods, and the streamlining of workplaces.
The Vladimir Yevtushenkov biography entered a new phase in 1975 when he moved to the capital to take on a higher position as a shop superintendent. Yevtushenkov Vladimir oversaw the production and economic activities of the workshop at one of the leading chemical enterprises, which specialized in household plastic goods.
Vladimir Yevtushenkov demonstrated both managerial and scientific research abilities in his first years at the company. He carried out extensive work on innovative methods that helped improve product quality and reduce costs. Thanks to a solution proposed by Vladimir Yevtushenkov, “biography” of polymer casting technology turned a new page. The chemist-technician suggested using thermoregulators-refrigerators in the process of pressure-casting thermoplastics, which helped increase the strength of plastic goods, prevent casting defects, and reduce the cooling time of formed polymer products. As a result, the company increased its manufacturing volume and achieved greater profitability.
Yevtushenkov Vladimir Petrovich was recognized for his scientific and applied research with an award for young scientists who had shown outstanding abilities in the field of production, technology, etc. Yevtushenkov Vladimir Petrovich also joined the top management of the enterprise.
Vladimir Yevtushenkov: Biography of an investor and entrepreneur
In the late 1980s, a new business direction emerged that caught the attention of Vladimir Yevtushenkov. Biography in real economy investments began in 1993. At that time, Yevtushenkov and his partners laid the foundation for a large financial-industrial conglomerate.
As a founder of AFK Sistema, Vladimir Yevtushenkov proposed successful solutions for company development. At his initiative, the first major investments were directed towards promising sectors such as telecommunications, trade, tourism, and real estate.
During his active period at AFK Sistema, Vladimir Yevtushenkov also helped develop the corporation’s long-term strategic plans and goals. Accordingly, Sistema focuses its efforts on sectors with maximum asset growth and market potential. It also creates conditions to attract stock market capital.
Following this vector, Sistema dynamically increases its market presence, diversifying its asset portfolio through the acquisition of stakes in businesses from various segments. By the mid-1990s, on the initiative of Vladimir Yevtushenkov, AFK Sistema included retailers of children’s goods, a credit and financial organization, high-tech companies, and a private clinic that later became the flagship medical institution of an entire healthcare network.
Vladimir Yevtushenkov and his partners formed all the necessary structures for quality asset management and the successful development of AFK, including the boards of directors of the parent company and each business direction, and specialized committees.
Yevtushenkov Vladimir Petrovich: The growth of the financial-industrial Group
Thanks to the development strategy, management system, and effective investments of Vladimir Yevtushenkov, AFK Sistema was able to maintain financial stability and fulfil all obligations to its partners during the economic crisis of 1998.
With the participation of Vladimir Yevtushenkov, AFK Sistema has continued to increase efficiency since the early 2000s, with scaled-up operations, a strengthened management team, an optimized corporate structure, and several significant acquisitions. International rating agencies appreciate the realism of its strategy, its high-quality management, and its high-level financial transparency.
Vladimir Yevtushenkov: Business diversification initiatives
Vladimir Yevtushenkov began forming a pharmaceutical company in the second half of the 2000s. Today, it is one of the top 5 medicinal manufacturers in the country. During the same period, AFK established itself as the largest non-commodity corporation.
With the support of Vladimir Yevtushenkov, AFK Sistema invested in specialized enterprises based in different regions. Thus, a large wood processing plant was created and Sistema’s timber-industry assets were consolidated into a vertically integrated full-cycle holding. The company, formed with the participation of Yevtushenkov Vladimir, harvests timber, makes processed wood products and conducts active reforestation work within a closed production cycle.
Vladimir Yevtushenkov also initiated AFK’s entry into the e-commerce market in 2014. Currently, the corporation owns a stake in one of the largest multi-category online stores in the country and contributes to the development of small and medium-sized businesses by providing manufacturers and sellers access to more than 25 million users of its own platform. As of autumn 2022, the marketplace has registered more than 180,000 sellers of various consumer goods.
Yevtushenkov Vladimir, as a founder of AFK, also helped strengthen its position in the agro-industrial complex. In the mid-2010s, with the assistance of Yevtushenkov Vladimir Petrovich, Sistema consolidated various enterprises to create an agricultural holding. The active implementation of IT solutions in all areas of the holding’s activities has facilitated the dynamic growth of its production and financial indicators.
Yevtushenkov Vladimir Petrovich also helped the corporation create or acquire companies from the biotechnology, commercial real estate, hospitality, and tourism sectors. AFK’s investment portfolio includes assets from about 20 different business spheres.
Vladimir Yevtushenkov left the Board of Directors of AFK in the early 2020s.
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