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Kirill Kravchenko is the Deputy Director General in charge of Administrative Affairs at Gazprom Neft and is on the board of directors of NIS Gazprom Neft, Serbia.
In 1998, he graduated with honours from the M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University with a degree in Sociology.
He holds a PhD in Economics from the Mendeleev D.I. Russian University of Chemical Technology.
He has worked in consulting and occupied various positions with YUKOS in Moscow and Western Siberia, before working in Europe and Latin America with Schlumberger (a partnership programme with YUKOS).
He was appointed Administrative Director of EuroChem, before joining Gazprom Neft, where he has held various positions since 2007. From 2008 to 2017, he was the CEO of NIS, a Serbian oil company controlled by Gazprom Neft.
Leadership is about energising people rather than issuing orders.