Personnel import substitution // What is happening in the market of recruitment agencies after the departure of Western companies

Since February 24, more than fifty foreign companies from various sectors of the economy have stopped working on the territory of the Russian Federation. Some of them specialized in the selection of mass personnel and top managers for the Russian market. Kommersant studied how, against the backdrop of Russia’s isolation by Western companies, its personnel … Read more

Partners in Depression // Alexander Gabuev on the anxieties of European business

Since the beginning of hostilities in Ukraine, I have rarely met more depressed people than US officials working in the Russian direction. The other day it turned out that the weekend in the company of the owners and top managers of large Scandinavian and German corporations, who gathered in one of the European capitals to … Read more

Worse than the coronavirus pandemic // What worries the heads of the largest companies

Technological and social issues worry top managers much more than the pandemic and the temporary business difficulties associated with it, according to a survey by Alix Partners of 3,000 leaders of firms with revenues of more than $100 million in ten industries from nine countries (including the United States, China). , Germany and Japan). The … Read more

Expensive cars are out of time // Anytime Prime service terminates subscription

The Anytime Prime service that provides premium car rentals may be closed. The owner of the Delimobile project had problems with the supply of spare parts due to Western sanctions. In addition, the main consumers of the service – expats and top managers of large companies – left the country after the outbreak of military … Read more

Two more top managers left Aeroflot

All members of the board of directors of Aeroflot voted for the resignation of two top managers of the company. Deputy General Director for Information Technologies Sergey Krylov and Deputy General Director for Administrative Management Vasily Avilov are leaving their posts. “To terminate the powers of a member of the Management Board of PJSC Aeroflot … Read more

Group portrait in the interior // Polina Yumasheva handed over Interior + Design magazine to three of its top managers

One of the largest publishing houses in the past, Forward Media Group (FMG), lost its last media – Interior + Design magazine. The owner of the publishing house, Polina Yumasheva, gave the publication to three of its top managers for one ruble. At the end of 2021, FMG stopped publishing Hello! magazine, the license was … Read more

Control over Tinkoff Bank will be transferred from the Cypriot TCS Group to its top managers

Tinkoff Bank’s parent company, Cypriot TCS Group Plc, will spin off the Russian segment of the business and transfer shareholding rights to a management company controlled by Tinkoff’s Russian management team led by its chairman Stanislav Bliznyuk. The changes will come into effect after obtaining all necessary regulatory approvals in the Russian Federation. “The spin-off … Read more

Workforce slowdown // Employers suspend hiring new employees

Recruitment agencies surveyed by Kommersant record a “freeze” in hiring new employees by a number of companies. At the same time, the demand for top managers, on the contrary, has even grown – enterprises need managers capable of making quick decisions in the current difficult conditions, in addition, new managers are required to replace those … Read more

Blacklist of Russian business // What threaten the defendants with the new EU sanctions

The updated EU sanctions list includes a number of Russian businessmen, top managers of state-owned companies and officials of the economic bloc. Now all funds and assets directly or indirectly controlled by them in the EU will be frozen. European contractors will not be able to work with these people in any form, entry into … Read more