Derekh
Andrey

Chairman of the Board of Directors

In 2002 Mr. Derekh founded and took the lead in UNITER Investment company. Due to his experience in investment and privatization field, Aderey Derekh has successfully provided advisory services to large corporate clients such as HydroMash Group, Slavneft, Surgutneftegaz, Russian Machines, Danone, Heilderbergcement, EBRD, World Bank.

Besides, Mr. Derekh was a financial advisor to one of the largest projects in Belarus in 2002-2005 years on raising direct investments into reconstruction of Mozyr Oil Refinery of over USD 120 mn. In 2006-2011 he was a financial advisor to several large-scale projects in the real estate, industrial and financial sectors with total investment volume exceeding USD 700 mn.

Aderey Derekh has been the Chairman of the Board of Directors of UNITER Investment company since 2012. He is also a member of the Financial Markets Development Committee in Belarus affiliated to the Foreign Investment Advisory Council which is affiliated to the government of the Republic of Belarus.

Mr. Derekh has more than 20 years of experience in the investment advisory. Prior to founding UNITER Investment company, he was economic advisor on issues related to investments into oil and telecommunications sectors of the Ministry of State Property of the Republic of Belarus (1992-1994), director of the Investment and Corporate Relations Department at Slavneft Oil and Gas Company (Russia) (1994-2002). Aderey Derekh was Slavneft representative in the board of Mozyr Oil Refinery in 1997 - 2002. Under his management total direct investments into Mozyr Oil Refinery amounted to app.USD 300 mn. He participated in the establishment of Slavneftebank (7th largest bank in Belarus - today VTB) and represented the interests of Slavneft in the Supervisory Board.

Education
  • Diploma in Engineering of Belarusian Radio-Technical Institute (1992)
  • Post-graduate degree of International Institute of Management (1994)
  • Chartered Institute of Marketing (2000).