Prior to joining RDIF, Anatoly was head of the Department of Asset Development and Acquisition at Gazprom Neft, one of the largest oil producers in Russia. For more than three years he worked at LUKOIL, where he participated in a number of transactions with a total value of more than $2.5bn: the acquisition of Europa-Mil, the acquisition of a 49% stake in ISAB Oil Refinery (Italy) from ERG S.p.A, and the purchase of a 45% stake in TOTAL Raffinaderij Nederland N.V. from Total S.A. Anatoly has worked with RDIF since its inception in 2011. He joined as Senior Vice President and was appointed First Deputy CEO in 2015. Anatoly is a graduate of the Higher School of Economics (Russia) and the London School of Economics. Anatoly was awarded the Medal of the Order ‘For Merit to the Fatherland’, II class Civilian Division, for his outstanding contribution to the implementation of international investment projects and socio-economic development of the Russian Federation.