Moscow, September 15 - Neftegaz.RU.
President of LUKOIL Vagit Alekperov
, as well as several LUKOIL executives, made it into the annual TOP 1000 Russian Managers, a rating prepared by the Kommersant and the Russian Managers Association.
Vagit Alekperov was named among the Russian business leaders. Alexander Matytsyn, 1st Vice President of LUKOIL, was listed as one of the 100 best Russian financial directors. Evgeny Khavkin, Vice President – Chief of Staff of LUKOIL, was named among the 50 most efficient corporate governance directors. Gleb Ovsyannikov, Head of LUKOIL Public Relations, is among the 100 best public and corporate relations directors.
The TOP 1000 Russian Managers rating is issued annually since 2001. It sums up yearly operational results and identifies the most efficient managers in Russia. The governing principle of the rating is "The Best Choose the Best": the top-rank executives act as experts and assess their colleagues' achievements.
On September 15 Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with LUKOIL President Vagit Alekperov at the synodal residence in the Svyato-Danilov Monastery. The Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church awarded
Vagit Alekperov with the Order of St. Sergius of Radonezh (1st class) for his support of the Russian Orthodox Church and on the occasion of his 70th birthday.