Press releases | Archive 2006
RBC General Director elected to the Board of Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs
Moscow, November 24, 2006 - At a recent meeting in November 2006, the Executive Board of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) elected RBC General Director Yury Rovensky as a member by a unanimous vote.
AAlexander Shokhin, head of Union, praised RBC's contribution to the development of Russian business, commending the RBC TV business channel and various events arranged by RBC, including international conferences. Shokhin believes that a partnership between the RSPP and RBC may prove very fruitful.
The RSPP Executive Board counts company chiefs, public figures, and representatives of local and municipal executive and legislative authorities. The Board is the Union's standing collegial governing body responsible for general management issues between the Union Congresses.
The Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (Employers) is a nationwide Russian independent public organization which represents the interests of business circles. The Union sees its function as consolidating the efforts of both Russian industrialists and entrepreneurs with the purpose to create a more propitious business environment, raise the status of Russian business domestically and throughout the world, and facilitate economic modernization.