Our Team


Roman Kazantsev Sergeyevich

Head of Production and Geology


Date of Birth April 05, 1971

Graduated from Samara State Technical University in 1997, specialized in Development and Operation in Oil and Gas Fields. 

Started his career in a position of a Well driller, Well Servicing and Workover in 1997, further worked as a production engineer in OAO Samaraneftegaz.

2000-2004 – Director of the workshop in OAO Irkkneft.

2004-2007– Chief technician of ZAO Volganeft.

2007-2014– General Director of OAO Samarainvestneft.

2014-2016– Deputy General Director for Production in NAO "NOVOOIL".

Appointed to a position of Head of Production and Geology Department in June 2015.

Fedosov Evgeny Vasilyevich



Date of Birth September 04, 1963.

38 years of industry experience.

In 1979 Oleg Gordeev graduated from Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas majoring in "Engineering and operation of gas and oil pipelines, gasholders and oil storage depots".

From 1972 to 1975 – senior technician at the All-Union Oil and Gas Research Institute.

From 1975 to 1987 – senior engineer of Glavtransneft at the Ministry of Oil Industry.

From 1987 to 1990 – Head of Mugen line transfer dispatcher station of Surgut oil pipeline office. 

From 1990 to 1992 – Chief Economist of the USSR Oil and Gas Ministry, later - Head of Glavtransneft Procurement Service at the Ministry of Oil Industry. 

From 1992 to 2006 worked at AK Transneft starting as a section head up to the vice president of the state-run company.

In April 2006 was appointed Vice-president of NAO "NOVOOIL". He supervised commercial block of the Company and sales strategy.

Since June 2010 – CEO of NAO "NOVOOIL".

Irina Gagarina Polina

Head for Economics and Finance




Born on January 14, 1965.

Education: Moscow Institute of Management named after S. Ordzhonikidze, majoring in “Organization of management”, engineer-economist.

1987-1995 – an economist, junior researcher at the Central Scientific and Research Institute for Economics and Construction Management.

1995-1997 – Senior State Tax Inspector, Chief State Tax Inspector at the State Tax Inspection of the Republic of Ingushetia.

1997-2001. – a tax expert, an auditor, Head of Inspection and Review Department of Financial and Industrial Union “BIN”.

 2001-2004 - Deputy Director of Monetary and Finance Department of OJSC Oil and Gas Company Slavneft

2004 -  First Vice-President for Economy and Finance of the Company.

2007-2009 – General Director of NK Safmar

From January 2010 – Head of Economy and Finance Department of NAO "NOVOOIL"

Kirill Fedorov Vasilievich

Head for Commerce



Born on September 28, 1976 

Graduated from the Faculty of Economics at the People’s Friendship University of Russia.

Started his career in Senior Economist position in FPS Bin in 1997. 

1999 –2000 – worked in the Ministry of the Russian Federation for Antimonopoly Service and Business Support.

2000 –2004 – Deputy Head of the branch office, Deputy General Director of RussNeft UK Limited, London.

2004 –2011 –  Director of Oil Sales Department at UfaNeft.

2011 –2015 – Deputy General Director for Commerce, General Director, First Deputy General Director for Operations and Commerce at ZAO ForteInvest.

September 2015 – appointed as Head of Commerce Department at NAO "NOVOOIL"

Pavel Yuriyevich Pavlov

Head for Economy and Budgeting




Date of Birth November 4, 1962.

20 years of industry experience.

1984 – Graduated from Kuibyshev Polytechnic Institute named after V.V.Kuibyshev.

From 1984 to 1994 worked at PA Nizhnevartovskneftegaz at different posts.

In 1994-1996 – Deputy General Director for Economy at Samotlorneft in Nizhnevartovsk.

1996-1998 – Deputy General Director for Economy at OAO Nizhnevartovskneftegaz, Nizhnevartovsk.

1998-2000 – Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Commercial East-European Siberian Bank in Nizhnii Novgorod.

In 2000 was appointed Deputy General Director for Economy and Finance, then Director for Economy and Finance at Tumen-Megionneftegaz OAO.

In January 2006 was appointed Head of Economy at NAO "NOVOOIL", later – Head of Department of Economy and Budgeting.

Sergey Ivanovich Petrov

Head for Finance




Born on October 30,1972.

Graduated with honors from Moscow State University of Railway Engineering with a specialization «Economics and Management on transport”. 

1996 - 2007 – in OAO "SUAL" where he rose from the economist of group of strategic planning to the Vice-president of the Company.

2007-2010 – the director of the Financial Department of OAO "Lukoil”.

Since July 2010 - Vice President for Finance of NAO "NOVOOIL".

Andrey Alexandrovich Kirov

Head of HR




Date of Birth August 18, 1961

In 1984 graduated from the National Economy Institute named after M.V.Plekhanov: specialized in “Industrial Economy” economist

1984 -  1992 – an engineer, later – a researcher of the All-Union Scientific and Research Institute of Complex Fuel and Energy Problems at the State Planning Committee of the RF.

1992 - 1994 – Advisor in Economics, later – Deputy Director of the Head Department of Privatization at Fuel and Energy Complex of the State Committee of the RF for national property administration.

1994-2003 – Vice-President, Head of Corporate Relations Department and Assets Management of OAO “NGK “Slavneft”

2005-present-  Head of Human Resourses Department of NAO "NOVOOIL"

Vadim Mikhailovich Belov

Head for Security




Date of Birth November 27, 1960.

In 1985 graduated from Moscow Institute of Railroad Engineers

1987-1991 – service at the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation

1991-2009 –worked at managing positions of large-scale commercial structures, including oil and gas companies, financial institutions, supervising legal issues and commercial security matters. 

In January 2010 was appointed at the position of Head of Security Department of NAO "NOVOOIL"