Highly-skilled management team
Chairman of the directors’ boardPhD, Full Professor, member of the Russian academy of sciences
Gennady Krasnikov is a world-renowned scientist in the field of semiconductor physics, semiconductor devices, VLSI technology development and manufacturing.
He is member of the presidential Council on science, technology and education, member of the general designers’ council, co-chairman of the community council for innovation and technologies, member of the “Skolkovo” advisory council, member of the GSA EMEA leadership council.
Gennady Krasnikov was born in 1958 in Tambov, Russia. After graduation from National Research University of Electronic Technology (MIET) in 1981 with the focus on “Automation and electronics” Gennady Krasnikov started working for MIkron in various increasingly responsible positions. Since 1991 Gennady Krasnikov serves Mikron in the position of Director General.
Gennady Krasnikov successfully combines commercial and scientific career. He is author and co-author of more than 300 scientific publications, 4 scientific monographs and holds more than 40 author’s certificates and patents. Mr. Krasnikov was awarded multiple honorable awards such as the “Order of Honor” (in 1999), the Order "For Merit to the Fatherland" (in 2008), the “Order of Friendship” (in 2014), the State Prize of the Russian Federation (in 2014) and with two Russian Federation government prizes in science and technology (in 1999, 2009).
Mikron Director General
Graduated from the Moscow Technical University of Communications and Informatics MTUCI specialty "Economics and Management in Communications" (1992), engineer-economist. In 1996 graduated from the training program for communications industry executives at the Duke University. In the 1997-2002 had an internship in the companies: «Deutsche Telecom», «France Telecom», «Telstra». In 2015 graduated from NIU "Higher School of Economics." Passed professional retraining program "Marketing and production in digital media. Advanced ». Candidate of Economic Sciences.
1992-2003 - Marketing Specialist, Head of Marketing, Head of Marketing and securities, Head of Business Development at OJSC "Rostelecom", a branch of "Moscow Intercity and International Telephone".
2003-2005 - Head of Marketing Department, Deputy Commercial Director, Deputy General Director - Commercial Director at OJSC "Rostelecom".
2005-2007 - Deputy General Director for Commercial Activities at OJSC "Interregional Transit Telecom".
2007-2011 - General Director at JSC "Sky Link".
From 2011- Executive Director of the Union of LTE mobile network operators.
2014-2016 - President of OJSC " Sistema Mass Media".
From January 2016 - Chairman of the Board of Directors of OJSC "Sistema Mass Media".
From January 2016 - First Deputy of "Mikron" Director General.
Winner of a number of industry ratings "Top 1000 Russian Managers' Association of Russian Managers (TOP-3 2008), ranking of the leading managers of the ICT industry 2008 (TOP-50 Political and Economic Communications Agency APEK)," Echo of Moscow "rating of 100 most powerful women in Russia (2011), the most influential business women in Russia (Top-50 "Finance" magazine (2008, 2010gg.), the top 100 of the magazine "Company" (Rodionov Publishing House, 2010.) "200 most professional commercial directors in Russia-2003" (TOP-20), "100 most professional careers in business and government," the Russian managers Association and the newspaper "Kommersant" (2000-2004.), and others.