EuroChem announces appointment of Sergey Malakhov
EuroChem is pleased to announce that Mr. Sergey Malakhov has joined the company’s Mining Division as Head of Potash. Sergey’s duties and responsibilities will be centered on the continued development of the VolgaKaliy and Usolskiy potash mines. Sergey will report directly to Mr. Clark Bailey, Mining Director and Management Board member.
EuroChem continues to grow and expand and in doing so, has recently established a Mining Division, effectively creating a framework allowing it to provide further support to its potash expansion. With its two major greenfield potash projects, the only ones of their kind in the world, this change provides the company with unique opportunities.
Clark Bailey, Mining Director, commented “Sergey comes with a reputation for close team work and good judgment. He has both the operations experience and the technical skills which are crucial in our path to potash.”
Sergey is married and has two children. He is a graduate of Moscow Exploration Institute, Technology and Mechanization. A Mining Engineer by education and experience, he has worked for over 34 years in mines in various positions including as foreman, supervisor, Chief Engineer, and as instructor. Most recently, Sergey was the Director of Belaruskali’s 3rd Mining Complex.