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Artem Polyakov to succeed Fadi Hraibi as Interpipe’s CEO

Artem Polyakov has been appointed as Interpipe’s chief executive officer effective January 1, 2021.

Fadi Hraibi who led Interpipe since 2016 will chair the Board of Directors of the Company.

Under the leadership of Mr. Hraibi Interpipe implemented the transformation of its operating model, significantly consolidated its positions at the export markets, and entered new segments of production and sales of premium products. Interpipe also restructured its debt obligations, strengthening its financial position to the level of leaders in the Ukrainian corporate and industrial sectors.

Artem Polyakov has long-standing experience in managing large-scale industrial companies. In particular, he served as the CEO of PJSC ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, and hold also the post of Vice-President of the ArcelorMittal group. In addition, he worked for Lafarge Group.

Mr. Polyakov has MBA degree from the International Institute for Management Development (IMD, Switzerland). He also graduated from the Faculty of Computational Mathematics and Cybernetics at the Moscow State University with a degree in Mathematics.
About the company:
Interpipe is global producer of steel pipes and railway wheels, based in Ukraine. The company’s products are marketed in more than 80 countries all around the world via the network of sales offices located in key markets of Ukraine, Europe, North America and the Middle East. In 2019, Interpipe supplied 798 kt of finished goods, including 203 kt of railway products.

Interpipe has 11 thousand people working at the company’s facilities. During 2019 the Company transferred UAH 3.25bln in taxes to budgets of all levels and extra-budgetary funds.
Contacts for the mass media:
Andrey Pisarevskiy
Press Officer
Phone: +380 44 233 66 53
Cell: +380 67 952 17 62 

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