President and Chief Executive Officer, VimpelCom Ltd
Alexander Izosimov is President and CEO of VimpelCom Ltd. Mr. Izosimov served as OJSC VimpelCom’s CEO and General Director from October 2003 until April 2009. From April 2009 to November 2009, he served as OJSC VimpelCom’s Non-Executive President. Mr. Izosimov is currently Chairman of the Board of GSM Association and serves on the Board of Directors of Baltika Breweries, MTG, CJSC ArmenTel, East Capital, Capital Asset Management and Dynasty Foundation. He is also a member of the Council on Competitiveness and Entrepreneurship in Russia. Prior to joining OJSC VimpelCom, Mr. Izosimov held senior positions with Mars in Moscow and McKinsey & Company in Stockholm and London. He earned an MS degree from the Moscow Aviation Institute and an MBA from INSEAD. Mr. Izosimov is a Russian citizen.