Alexander Abramov has been a board member of EVRAZ Group, which was ranked the 15th largest steel producer in the world in 2010, since April 2005, and was elected Chairperson in December 2008. He has served in similar roles with EVRAZ since founding EvrazMetal, the predecessor of EVRAZ, in 1992, and was a member of the original group. Mr. Abramov previously worked at the Institute of High Temperatures of the USSR Academy of Sciences. He graduated from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology with a first-class honors degree in 1982 and holds a PhD in Physics and Mathematics. Mr. Abramov is a bureau member of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs. He also sits on the Coordination Council for the Moscow School of Management.
Chairman of the Board of Directors for Evraz Group