The executive leadership at Globaltrans is one of the most highly respected and experienced management teams in the freight rail transportation industry in Russia, with a proven track record of success stretching back over many years.
Valery Shpakov became CEO in March 2016, having served as Interim CEO since November 2015. He joined New Forwarding Company, a Globaltrans subsidiary, in 2003 and has been its CEO since 2007. He is an experienced manager with a track record of over 30 years in the rail industry. He began his career in the private sector in 1999 and has held managerial positions at various companies in the transport sector. He is a recipient of the “Honoured Railwayman of Russia” award.
Sergey Maltsev was elected as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Globaltrans in April 2018. He has been serving as Chief Strategy Officer of the Group from August 2017.
Mr Maltsev has worked in the rail sector for more than 30 years and was instrumental in the development of the private freight rail market in Russia. Mr Maltsev was one of the founding members of the non-profit partnership "Council of Railway Operators” and held the position of Chairman.
Having co-founded Globaltrans, he served as the Company's CEO and member of the Board for over a decade before stepping down in 2015. Subsequently, he worked as the Senior Vice President for strategy and corporate governance at State owned railway company.
OAO Russian Railways ("RZD") and remains a board member of several RZD subsidiaries.
Alexander Shenets has been the CFO of Globaltrans since the Group’s establishment and has more than 13 years of experience in senior finance positions, mostly in the rail sector. He is a member of the boards of GTI Management, New Forwarding Company, BaltTransServis, AS Spacecom, Spacecom Trans and Ural Wagon Repair Company, all Globaltrans subsidiaries. He holds an MBA from Lomonosov Moscow State University.
Vyacheslav Stanislavsky joined New Forwarding Company, a Globaltrans subsidiary, as Deputy General Director for Operations and Commerce in March 2010 and became First Deputy General Director in April 2011. He has more than 30 years of experience in the rail industry.
Alexander Storozhev joined the Board as an executive director in April 2013. He has worked in Globaltrans since its establishment and has held various senior railway management roles for over 20 years. He is also currently a member of the boards of GTI Management, New Forwarding Company, BaltTransServis and AS Spacecom, all Globaltrans subsidiaries.
Roman Goncharov has served as CFO of New Forwarding Company, a Globaltrans subsidiary, since 2007 and has over 13 years of management experience. His qualifications include an MBA from the Moscow International School of Business.
Kirill Prokofiev was appointed CEO of BaltTransServis, a Globaltrans subsidiary, in February 2017. Prior to his appointment, he held various senior executive roles in the rail sector for more than seven years. He graduated from Saint Petersburg State University of Economics, where he majored in economics. Other qualificationsinclude an MBA in Strategic Management from Moscow’s Higher School of Economics.
Sergey Avseykov originally joined New Forwarding Company, Globaltrans' subsidiary, in 2011 as Head of the Marketing and Development Division. Between 2017 and 2018, Mr. Avseykov served as Acting Head of Business Project Management at State owned railway company.
OAO Russian Railways ("RZD"). In 2018, he returned to Globaltrans as Business Development Officer.
Mr. Avseykov graduated from Tomsk State University and holds a PhD from the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economics. Mr. Avseykov is a board member of several RZD subsidiaries.