Chief Executive Officer 

In 2012, Alexander Pupov was appointed VPC's chief executive officer. 

In 2000 through 2012, Mr Pupov served in Uralkali as a foreman, supervisor and then director of Berezniki 4 mine group and director of Berezniki 3 group. 

Between 1997 and 2000, Mr Pupov was head of the workshop producing pharmaceutical import-substitutes in INC Leksredstva. 

In 1993 through 1997, Mr Pupov worked for a chemical pharmaceutical company AK Sintvita. 

Alexander Pupov was born in 1969. In 1993, he graduated from the Moscow Mendeleyev Institute of Chemical Technology with a degree in chemical engineering.