Georgy L. Krasnyansky

Chairman of the Russian Organizing Committee of the World Mining Congress, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the group of companies “KARAKAN INVEST”, LLC

Born in 1955. In 1978 graduated from the Moscow Mining Institute with speciality “mining engineer-economist”. Doctor of Economics, professor, honored economist of Russia, the board member of the International coal association WCA, the member of scientific advisory council at the rector NITA MISIS, the chairman of the board of trustees of the Orthodox Church of Pyotr Equal to the apostles and Pavel to Karlovy Vary.

After graduating he held engineering and managing positions at «Ukrglavugol» under the Ukrainian SSR Gossnab, at the Melnikov Mine, at the association «Lisichanskugol». In 1989 on a competitive basis became senior economist and later – deputy research director at the Skochinsky Mining Institute.

In 1993 he was appointed as a member of the board and first deputy director general for economy of the «Rosugol» company. Starting from 1995 – member and secretary of the Academy of mining sciences of the Russian Federation.

From 1998 to 2002 – Chairman of the Board of Directors of «Rosuglesbyt» company – top supplier of solid fuel in the Russian coal market. In 2001 was appointed as head of an intersectional work group for coal sector issues within the inter-faction deputy association «Energy of Russia» of the Russian Federation State Duma. He directed carrying out a cycle of scientific works on adaptation of economy of the largest coal-mining enterprises to conditions of the market.  He defended idea of the organization in the coal industry of holding structures. Participation of Georgy Leonidovich Krasnyansky by the Government of the Russian Federation the basic economic principles of restructuring of the coal industry of Russia were developed and accepted.

From 2002 to May 2007 he was the shareholder of the holding company CJSC «EUROCEMENT group».

In 2008 during a meeting of the World mining congress held in Katowice (Poland) – was elected as Chairman of the Russian organizational committee of the World mining congress.

In 2010 forms and begins financing of the investment project of the Karakansky coal and energy cluster, becomes the Chairman of the board of directors of CJSC "Mine Belovskaya". In 2011 merges assets of CJSC "Mine Belovskaya", LLC "BELKOMMERTS", LLC "JSC PROMYSHLENNIK" in the group of companies LCC "KARAKAN INVEST" specializing on formation and development of the Karakansky Coal and Power Cluster (KCEC) which unites extracting, the overworking and generating capacities on the basis of the Karakansky coal field in Kuzbass. Becomes the Chairman of the board of directors of LCC "KARAKAN INVEST".

Georgy L. Krasnyansky