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Oleg Prichko is appointed CEO of OJSC Irkutskenergo as from June 11, 2013

In accordance with the decision of the Board of Directors of OJSC Irkutskenergo as of June 6, 2013, Oleg Prichko has been appointed CEO of OJSC Irkutskenergo; previously, he had held the position of the Company’s Deputy General Director for Sales of Energy Resources. The new CEO will take up office on June 11, 2013. Evgeny Fedorov will remain the CEO of OJSC EuroSibEnergo.

Oleg Prichko: The key principle underlying the Company’s operations remains the same: “Shifting from stability to development, expanding from Eastern Siberia into other regions of Russia”, and we will continue this trend. We give priority to steady and reliable supply of heat and electricity to consumers and development of the region’s infrastructure industry. Our ambitious goals include increasing the capacity (projects aimed at upgrading power plants, construction of the Ust-Kutskaya TPP) and further diversifying our business to include related industries.

Brief biography. Oleg Prichko was born on October 13, 1963 in Shelekhov in the Irkutsk Region. In 1985, he graduated from Irkutsk State Technical University with a degree in Motor Vehicle Operation. In 2008, he obtained a second university degree in Thermal Power Plants at Irkutsk State Technical University. During the period from 2000 through 2001 he completed a course under the Presidential Managers' Training Program (in the Interdisciplinary Regional Center for Professional Development and Retraining of Senior Executives at Irkutsk State Academy of Economics). In 2008 he obtained an МВА degree at MIRBIS (the Moscow International Higher Business School) and was one of the first persons in Russia to be awarded the Certificate of the Market Council. Mr. Prichko started his career in the power industry in 1983 at CHPP-5 of OJSC Irkutskenergo (in Shelekhov). From 1992 through 1995, he headed the utilities department of the administration of Shelekhov. From 1995 through 2002, he was the deputy director and the head of the logistics department of CHPP-5. In 2002, he served as the first deputy head of administration, head of the Budget and Economy Committee and the Finance Committee of the administration of Shelekhov. In 2002 – 2003, he headed the Accounts Receivable Management Directorate of OJSC Irkutskenergo; in 2004 – 2005, he was the head of the Accounts Receivable Management Department of OJSC Irkutskenergo; in 2005 – 2008, he headed the Department for Wholesale Trade in Electricity of OJSC Irkutskenergo; from 2008 through 2011, he held the position of the Director for Sales of Energy Resources in OJSC Irkutskenergo. Since December 26, 2011, Mr. Prichko has been the Deputy General Director for Sales of Energy Resources of OJSC Irkutskenergo. In 2011, he was awarded a Commendation by the Russian Ministry of Energy; he also received an award of Irkutskenergo. Mr. Prichko is married and has three children. His hobbies include basketball and bowling.

Press service of OJSC Irkutskenergo

June 06, 2013
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