World’s largest producer of palladium and high-grade nickel and a major producer of platinum and copper Nornickel has announced the appointment of Mr Andrey Bougrov as the Chairman of Board. Mr Bougrov was elected to the Board of Directors as a non-executive director on 3 June & prior to that served as Nornickel Senior Vice President for Sustainable Development. 2002-2022 - Positions at Nornickel: member of the Board of Directors (2002-2020), Chairman of the Board of Directors (2010–2013), Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors (2013–2020), Senior Vice President (2016-2020), Senior Vice President for sustainable development (2020-2022), Member of the Management Board (2013-2022)2002 – Currently Member of the Council on Foreign and Defence Policy non-governmental association2006 - Currently Member of the Management Board of the RSPP2013 – Currently Vice President of the RSPP2013 - 2022 - Vice President of Interros Holding Company LLC (until 7 April 2015 CJSC Interros Holding Company)2015 - Currently Member of the National Council on Corporate Governance non-profit partnership2016 - Currently Chairman of the Share Issuers Committee of Moscow Exchange2018- Currently Chairman of the RSPP Council on Non-Financial Reporting2020- Currently Member of the RSPP Climate Policy and Carbon Regulation Committee2021- Currently Member of the RSPP Coordination Council on Sustainable Development, member of the International Advisory Panel of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) Moscow State Institute of International Relations MGIMO, PhD in EconomicsMMC Norilsk Nickel is a diversified mining and metallurgical company, the world’s largest producer of palladium and high-grade nickel and a major producer of platinum and copper. The company also produces cobalt, rhodium, silver, gold, iridium, ruthenium, selenium, tellurium, sulphur and other products. The production units of Norilsk Nickel Group are located at the Norilsk Industrial District, on the Kola Peninsula and Zabaykalsky Krai in Russia as well as in Finland.