SVEZA Group appoints Alexander Shevelev as Chief Executive Officer

Sveza Group (part of ZAO Severgroup) announces the appointment of Alexander Shevelev as Chief Executive Officer of the company, effective from 1st April 2016. Alexander Danilov, CFO of SVEZA Group since 2006, steps down from the role of acting CEO of the company.
Today SVEZA Group is a world leader in birch plywood production. I am confident that Alexander’s significant expertise, operational experience and leadership qualities will help drive the company’s development. 
Alexey Mordashov
CEO of ZAO Severgroup

Alexander Shevelev

Alexander joined Severstal-metiz in 2004 and was appointed CEO in 2013. He previously worked at Severstal’s Cherepovets Steel Mill where he joined as a metalworker in 1997. He graduated from Vologda Economic Academy with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and from the National Technical University in St. Petersburg, where he specialized in economics and management. Alexander also holds an MBA from University of Northumbria Business School, Newcastle, UK.

Alexander Danilov

Alexander Danilov has been SVEZA Group CFO since 2006 and acting CEO since 1st March 2016. Prior to joining the company, he held various positions in Russian and international companies including Ernst & Young and IBS. Alexander is a graduate of the Moscow State University in banking and finance.