OREANDA-NEWS. February 13, 2012. Vladimir Ilyasov was appointed as General Director of LLC Bashneft-Dobycha, the main oil producing entity of JSOC Bashneft.

Ilyasov Vladimir was born on March 13, 1967. In 1995, he graduated from Tyumen State Oil and Gas University (specialization: Oil and gas fields development and exploitation) and in 2003, from Novosibirsk State Technical University (specialization: Economics and management in the fuel and energy complex). Since 1989, Vladimir Ilyasov worked for OAO Noyabrskneftegaz, then for OAO Sibneft (19952004) and for Gazprom-neft (20052008). He started as an oil well service operator and eventually became the chief executive of Muravlenkovsk oil and gas production department. In 20082010, he was the head of OAO Saratovneftegaz, an entity of NK RussNeft.

Since 2010, Vladimir Ilyasov works for JSOC Bashneft. In 20102011 he occupied the position of the General Director of LLC Bashneft-Burenie. In February 2011 January 2012 he held the post of the Vice President in Management of Oilfield Services.

Vladimir Ilyasov possesses multiple skills in oil production, use of modern technologies in oilfield construction, management of oil service companies, management and development of business. I am sure that his considerable professional and organizational skills will assist the Company in its rapid progress towards increasing the efficiency of the production group, stated Alexander Korsik, President of JSOC Bashneft.

NOTE: LLC Bashneft-Dobycha specializes in geological exploration and oil and gas production in license areas of JSOC Bashneft in Bashkortostan, the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous District, the Orenburg region and the Republic of Tatarstan. LLC Bashneft-Dobycha was founded as JSOC Bashnefts 100% subsidiary in October 2009 in the course of vertical integration of the Company and production group management rationalization. LLC Bashneft-Dobycha includes six oil and gas production departments: Arlanneft, Ishimbayneft, Krasnoholmskneft, Tuymazyneft, Ufaneft, and Chekmagushneft. Since January 2012, LLC Bashnef-Dobycha functions as a sole executive body of JSOC Bashnefts three oil producing subsidiaries: LLC Zirgan, LLC Bashmineral, and LLC Geoneft.