Alexander Izosimov was born in 1964 in Yakutsk. He graduated from the Moscow Aviation Institute with a degree in Economics.
He started his management career in 1991 in the Stockholm office of McKinsey & Company, a global strategic consulting firm. In 1995, he earned an MBA degree from INSEAD (France) and joined the London office of McKinsey & Company.
In 1996, Alexander started working in the Russian office of Mars Inc., serving as a planning manager, CFO, sales director and CEO. In 2001, Alexander became a member of the Global Executive Management Board at Mars, Inc. as Regional President for the CIS, Central Europe, and Nordic regions.
He headed OJSC VimpelCom (Vimpelcom Ltd, Veon since 2017, operates under the Beeline brand in Russia) as its CEO and President between 2003 and 2011, steering the company through a period of rapid growth, geographic expansion and manyfold increase in business operations, which transformed the company into one of the world’s leading operators.
From 2011, Alexander focused on excelling as a director on the boards of Ericsson AB, MTG AB, East Capital AB, Transcom SPA, Teleopti AB, and Baltika. Currently, he serves on the boards of directors at EVRAZ Plc, Nilar AB, Hövding AB, and the Supervisory Board of the Moscow Exchange (MOEX).
From October 2020 - General director of MVM LLC, General director of PJSC "M.video" and Chairman of the Executive Board of PJSC "M.video"
One of the founders of M.Video Group. In 1986, he graduated from the S. K. Tumansky Moscow Aviation Engine-Building Technical College. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of PJSC M.video since 2006. From 2013 to 2017, he was CEO of LLC M.video Management. He has been an executive director of PJSC M.video since 2013 and a member of the Management Board of PJSC M.video since June 2017. From July 2017 to February 2019, he was a member of the Board of Directors and a member of the Management Board of LLC ELDORADO. From August 2017 to September 2020 he was Vice President of LLC MVM.
Mr Li has held managerial positions in household appliances and consumer electronics companies for over 15 years. Before moving to Eldorado, he worked as director of the Consumer Electronics Division of M.Video. From 2004 to 2008, he held the positions of manager and executive director of Eldorado and Sulpak (Kazakhstan); from 2001 to 2004, he was responsible for business development at the Philips Consumer Electronics Export representative office in Russia. He graduated from the Moscow Technical University of Communications and Informatics. On 1 January 2018, Mr Li was appointed Managing Director of Eldorado, where he is responsible for operational management of the company, retail and marketing, and customer service.
Ms Sokolova has 20 years of experience in finance. She began her career at Deloitte, where she spent eight years working in various departments. In 2004, she moved to TNK-BP during the merger of TNK and BP, where she headed up the financial service for the retail business. After six years, she became the head of the finance function for the processing and trading unit. As a result of TNK-BP’s merger with Rosneft, Ms Sokolova took a similar position in 2013 as the head of finance for the processing and trading unit. She joined M.Video in 2016 as finance director. She holds an MBA from California State University, ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) professional certification, as well as certificates of participation in INSEAD programmes in France and Singapore and at the Kellogg School of Management in the United States. She is currently the Chief Financial Officer of M.Video–Eldorado Group.
Ms Ivanova has over 20 years of work experience in the consumer and retail sector. She was marketing director at several leading Russian and foreign companies, such as X5 Retail Group, CentrObuv, ORKLA (Norway). Prior to joining M.Video-Eldorado Group in 2019, Dagmara served as senior vice-president at Svyaznoy-Euroset (before 2018 – commercial director at Svyaznoy) where she was responsible for strategic planning, operations of over 5,000 retail stores with headcount exceeding 25,000 employees, marketing, category management and procurement, e-commerce, logistics, financial services and HR. Ms. Ivanova graduated from the faculty of mechanics and mathematics at Moscow State University in 2002.
Mr Sukhov graduated from the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia with a degree in law, and he has an LLM degree. He began his professional career at Transmashholding, a leader in the Russian transport engineering market. His professional activities have included numerous mergers and acquisitions, including JSC Metrovagonmash, PJSC Luganskteplovoz (Ukraine), JSC REZ (Latvia), JSC Lisichanskaya soda (Ukraine), LLC Russian Coal–Kuzbass, LLC ELDORADO and others. Since 2008, Mr Sukhov has headed up various departments in the companies of Safmar Group; since February 2011, he has been the Deputy CEO for Corporate and Property Relations of JSC Russian Coal. In May 2017, he became Vice President for Corporate and Legal Relations of Eldorado. Since 2018, he has been the head of the Corporate and Legal Relations Division of M.Video–Eldorado Group.
In 2010, he graduated from the University of Hamburg; in 2011, from the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics; in 2014; from the Higher School of Economics – National Research University; and, in 2017, from the Sberbank Corporate University in cooperation with the London Business School (programme for senior executives). From November 2010 to October 2012, he worked at OJSC NK RussNeft, where he specialised in lending and headed the Loans and Capital Markets Department. From July 2013 to July 2017, he was CEO of JSC Russian Coal. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of JSC Russian Coal since 2013 and a member of the Management Board of PJSC M.video since June 2017. From March 2017 to February 2019, he was a member of the Board of Directors of LLC ELDORADO. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of PJSC M.video since August 2017. From 2017 to September 2020 he was CEO of LLC MVM and CEO of PJSC M.video. He was CEO of LLC ELDORADO from January 2018 to February 2019 and a member of the Management Board of LLC ELDORADO from July 2018 to February 2019.