Alexey Pertin was appointed Non-Executive Director in April 2011. For the last five years he has chaired the Supervisory Board of Smart Holding and served as Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Metinvest Holding. Before that he was Chief Executive Officer of Smart Holding.
Before joining Smart Holding as a Strategy and Corporate Development Director in 2007, Alexey held various managerial positions at JSC Severstal-Group, including Deputy Chief Executive Officer for Business Development, and CEO for CJSC Izhora Pipe Plant.
He graduated from Cherepovets State University and Saint Petersburg State Technical University with qualifications in financial management, and he also holds an MBA from Newcastle Business School, UK.