Friday, December 15, 2017

Titanium Valley supervisory board elects Evgeny Kuivashev chairman

Governor of Sverdlovsk Region Evgeny Kuivashev was elected chairman of the Titanium Valley Special Economic Zone's Supervisory Board on Tuesday, when the deputy chairman and executive secretary were also elected.

All of the supervisory board members present at the meeting supported Kuivashev's candidacy, Ural Business Consulting reports.

Attendees at the meeting also elected Sverdlovsk Region Vice Premier Alexei Orlov as the deputy chairman. Director-General of the Titanium Valley Special Economic Zone Artemy Kyzlasov was elected executive secretary.

"The Titanium Valley had a somewhat prolonged start, due to a number of external reasons, of course, mainly to do with insufficient financing. Now that we have the federal authorities' support, we must speed up all the preparation work as much as we can," Kuivashev said, Ural Business Consulting reports.