Board of Directors
Igor V. ZyuzinChairman of the Board of Directors
Igor V. Zyuzin has been the Chairman of Mechel PAO's Board of Directors since July 2010.
Mr. Zyuzin has also served as a member of the Board of Directors of Mechel Mining since April 2008 and Chairman of the Management Board and Chief Executive Officer of Mechel Mining since July 2011. From April 2008 to June 2011, Mr. Zyuzin served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Mechel Mining.
He was Mechel OAO’s Chief Executive Officer from December 2006 to July 2010 and Chairman of Mechel OAO’s Management Board from September 2007 to July 2010. Mr. Zyuzin served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors from March 2003, when Mechel was founded, to December 2006 and has been a member of the Board of Directors since that time.
He has also served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Southern Kuzbass Coal Company, a position he has held since May 1999, and has been a member of the Board of Directors of Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant since 2001 and a member of the Board of Directors of Yakutugol since October 2007.
Since October 1993 he served as Director of Kuzbasskaya Central Washing Plant OAO.
In 1987-1989 he worked as a mine overseer. In 1989 Mr. Zyuzin became a section chief and acting chief technology engineer. In 1990 he was appointed deputy director for commerce and external economic activities at the Raspadskaya Mine in Russia’s Kemerovo Region.
Mr. Zyuzin has 30 years of experience in the coal mining industry. He has a degree in technology and complex mechanization of underground mining from the Tula Polytechnic Institute. Mr. Zyuzin also has a degree in mining engineering economics and a Ph.D. in technical sciences relating to coal mining.