The new head of Ukrnafta appointed foreign citizen, But Not Chichvarkin, said the Minister of economic development of Ukraine aivaras Abromavicius.
"I passed the nominating Committee for the purpose of the head of Ukrnafta. Unanimously filtered cool professional. Alien. Not Chichvarkin ", - he wrote in his own Twitter.
"Chichvarkin did Not participate in the formal procedure and wasn't one of the 68 candidates. But if he has the desire, no doubt we'll find challenge, " promised the Minister. On the last working day of the week Chichvarkin confirmed that they had received from Kiev to head the Ukrainian oil and gas company Ukrnafta. Before that, the Ukrainian media citing sources close to the President of the country and in the NJSC "Naftogaz of Ukraine" reported that among the candidates for the post of head of the Ukrainian oil and gas company Ukrnafta " – businessman Yevgeny Chichvarkin. At this time the state has 50% plus 1 share of Ukrnafta, the Ukrainian oligarch, a former Governor of Dnepropetrovsk region Igor Kolomoisky owns 42% stake in Ukrnafta. Russian businessman Yevgeny Chichvarkin, the former co-owner of the organization " Euroset ", since 2008 based in the UK. As reported by the print edition OPINION, in January, the investigators stopped the trial of the criminal code of smuggling cell phones into the address subsidiaries of " Euroset ". The reason for the closure of the case – the changes made at the end of last year to the criminal rule of the Russian Federation. First part of a major investigation had been convicted several Sheremetevsky customs officers and the investigator, illegally signed the decree about liquidation of selected parts of the tubes. In addition, an acquittal was handed down to the defendants in the case of kidnapping and extortion, the accused passed through the former co-owner of Euroset Evgeny Chichvarkin. Case under the criminal code on "daughter" of "Euroset" – company "Euroset wholesale" – instituted in the last month of summer 2005, afterward As Employees of the Ministry of internal Affairs tied to Sheremetyevo approximately 300 tons of boxes with new tubes cost about 10 million dollars.