Alexey has been the head of the Smart Refinery Technology project for the development of oil refinery equipment since 2012. He is the founder and CEO of the “Soyuz” design bureau. Under his command the team has achieved big success in the development of the project, having designed and having brought to the market the innovative technologies and equipment for mini oil refineries.Alexey is actively involved in the development of the technical processes and carrying out research and development works. During more than 5 years of working in the international business in China Alexey was supplying the export market with oil refinery and industrial equipment. Alexey is a graduate in Law. He has graduated from the Siberian Law and Management Institute.
Doctor of Science in Chemistry, professor. A professor at the petrochemical and coal-chemical production department of the Saint-Petersburg State Institute of Technology (Technical University) since 1977, Alexander is the author of more than 400 scientific papers, including 30 monographs and study guides, 70 invention certificates and patents; he is also a holder of several national awards. As a thesis tutor, he has supported 26 PhD students and 2 Doctors of Science. Alexander is one of the most distinguished scholars in the field of petrochemical processes. He is the author of more than 400 scientific papers. Thanks to his involvement in the project, the SRT Group technologies are vastly superior than those of the competitors.
Co-founder, Business Development Director
He is a highly experienced in project management and business development in manufacturing and IT. Since 2015
he is commercial director of KB Soyuz (member of SRT Group)
Vitaly has over 20 years of relevant experience in oil processing industry. He has worked as a construction manager of 5 mini oil refineries in Russia, Armenia, Belarus and Iraq. He was responsible for managing the plant operation and, also, for recruiting and training the operational personnel of the plants.
Production Operations Manager
Ivan has 5 years of experience in the equipment manufacturing process management in the “Soyuz” design bureau. He is also experienced in the assembly and installation of the production equipment. He has worked as an equipment maintenance foreman on the territory of the facilities of Angarsk Fuel and Petrochemical Refinery Plant of RJSC “ROSNEFT”. Ivan is an Angarsk State Technical University graduate. He is a professional engineer.
Design engineer in chief
Mikhail has over 10 years of relevant experience in the development of oil refinery equipment. Mikhail has been taking part in this project since its foundation. Before that, he had worked as an engineer in the “Rosneft-Project” company. Mikhail is the author of two patents for oil refinery equipment for mini oil refineries. Michael is a Saint-Petersburg State Institute of Technology graduate. He is a professional engineer, a Doctor of Science in Technology.
Field production engineer
Klimenty has over 12 years of relevant experience in the petroleum refining industry in the “Gazprom neftekhim Salavat” institutions. During his professional career, he has gone all the way from being a refinery processing unit operator to becoming a petrochemical production department manager. Klimenty is well experienced in the management of the projects on the remodeling of the refinery processing units in the existing industry and on the implementation of new manufacturing processes. He has graduated from the Ufa State Petroleum Technological University specializing in chemistry and fuel engineering. He is a professional engineer, a Doctor of Science in Technology.
Dmitry has 11 years of experience in the investment business and in works directly related to the development of start-up projects. Since 2014, he has blockchain-project investment experience. In 2006–2013, he worked as a director and chief VTB Capital venture funds investment manager. He was successfully managing the venture project investment portfolio and he was also the head of the board of directors of several start-ups. In 2013–2017 he was the managing director of the RISE Capital AB investment group with the portfolio of projects worth of more than 5$ billion. Dmitry has graduated from the physics and engineering faculty of the Tomsk State University, he is a Master of Science in Technics and Technology.
Head of blockchain platform development
For more than 15 years he has been successfully managing IT projects related to software development and implementation of IT-platforms in business processes of manufacturing companies. He has experience in blockchain-development since 2014. He is the chief ideologue and architect of the Smart Refinery Technologies blockchain platform.