Andrey Brotsman, Vice President of Segezha Group, Recognized as No. 1 among Top 1,000 Russian Managers

Andrey Brotsman, Board Member and Vice President for Commercial Activities at Segezha Group (part of JSFC Sistema) received the first prize in the field of Management in the nomination “Best Business Manager” in the annual rating of Top-1,000 Russian Managers according to Kommersant Daily and the Association of Russian Managers.

The 16th Russian Business Leaders Award Ceremony took place on October 22 at Helicon Opera. During the ceremony awards were presented in 11 functional and 1 special nominations. Top 1,000 Russian Managers rating is a prestigious business award in the field of management.

The prize winner thanked the judges for their high opinion of his work and noted that the award recognized not only the results of his work but also the quality of production of the entire Segezha Group team.

For the third year in a row other top managers of the company have been nominated in the “Forestry and Timber Industry” as top Russian business community leaders whose professional achievements have been highly commended by their colleagues and market competitors alike in the following nominations: Top Managers, Finance Managers, Directors for Legal Affairs, HR Directors, Marketing Directors, Directors for Government Relations, Directors of Public and Corporate Relations, and IT Directors.

The rating of TOP 1,000 Russian Managers serves as the annual indicator of the business climate in Russia and a tool for objective assessment of professional reputation of top Russian high-ranking managers. The rating reviews the annual results of work and presents the most professional Russian managers, leaders in their industries and functional areas according to the members of the professional community.

The award was established by the Association of Managers in 2003 in order to identify effective management practices and to help form new Russian management elite.