The departure of the former Vice-President of “Rosneft” Oleg Feoktistov of the company is associated with the hype that rose around his name after his high-profile arrest of ex-Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev. This writes “Kommersant” , citing unnamed sources.
About the reshuffle in the Board of “Rosneft” officially declared yesterday a month after the fact, as reported by the media. In a press release, which referred to media, said that on April 5 the Board of Directors of the NC adopted a decision on early termination of powers of the Vice-President for security of the company Oleg Feoktistov.
According to interlocutors of “Kommersant”, after the arrest of the speaker Feoktistov wanted to find a new job in Rosneft, however, a suitable position was not found. Meanwhile, because of the arrest of the speaker to Feoktistov was attracted “unwanted attention”. Recall, the media reported that Feoktistov is one of the main developers of operation of the FSB’s arrest of the speaker and personally oversaw the process. To relieve the General from excessive “publicity”, it was decided to withdraw him back to the Central apparatus of the FSB, say the sources of Kommersant.
Earlier, the media was wondering what is the reason for the dismissal Feoktistova from NK. The source of RBC hinted at a connection to the case speaker. “Overdid it with the Minister”, – he explained. Also among the reasons for the dismissal Feoktistova from Rosneft was called “suspicion of disloyalty to the (head of the company Igor) Sechin”.
According to “Kommersant”, after returning to the secret service Feoktistov can get the post of Deputy head of economic security service of FSB. Informed of this possibility was reported by RBC. Before moving to Rosneft Feoktistov held the post of chief of management of own safety of FSB.
Oleg Feoktistov moved to the position of Vice-President of “Rosneft” and the head of the security service of the company in September 2016. Dismissal Feoktistov of “Rosneft” reported on 7 March 2017 “New newspaper”. The company denied this information. Later, however, on March 10, the head of “Rosneft” Igor Sechin has confirmed the return of the Vice-President “on military service”. A new member of the Board of “Rosneft” for a period of three years was appointed Vice-President and head of the company Yury kurilin.
Note also that previously, the newspaper “Vedomosti” wrote that the General had gone from “Rosneft” is not final – March 9 the Board of Directors of Bashneft approved the list of candidates to the Board of Directors to vote one of the nominees was the Feoktistov.
However, according to “Kommersant”, Feoktistov will leave the Board of Directors of JSC “Bashneft”, where he went immediately after Rosneft acquired the controlling stake of the company for 329,7 billion.