OMK Appoints Mr Vashchenko as MD of Chelyabinsk Plant
United Metallurgical Company OMK has announced the appointment of Mr Alexander Vashchenko as Managing Director of the OMK plant in Chelyabinsk
United Metallurgical Company OMK has announced the appointment of Mr Alexander Vashchenko as Managing Director of the OMK plant in Chelyabinsk Trubodetal JSC. He will also continue to hold a similar position at OMK's Belgorod plant Belenergomash-BZEM LLC, which he has headed since 2014, and will manage two of the company's enterprises. This will allow OMK to increase the synergy between these plants. Mr Evgeny Baranov, who has been managing the OMK plant in Chelyabinsk since January 2019, remains to work for the company.
Mr Vaschenko was born on August 9, 1954 in the Belgorod region and graduated from the Belgorod Technological Institute of Building Materials with a degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology, Metal-Cutting Machines and Tools. He came to the Belgorod Power Engineering Plant in 1971 as a milling machine operator, having gone through all the stages of growth to the Director of Sales. Later he held various management positions at leading enterprises in the country. Head of the Belgorod Power Engineering Plant since June 2014.
For high achievements in the implementation of socially significant projects in the country and the Belgorod region, he was awarded the Nikolai Ryzhkov Prize "Creation" (2018), the medal "For services to the Belgorod Land" II degree (2018), the medal "For services to the city of Belgorod" III degree, Medal "For Services to the Belgorod Land" I degree (2019), the Order of Friendship (2019).