PAO Novoship, part of Russia’s Sovcomflot Group, has elected Alexey Khaydukov as the company’s new president.
Khaydukov replaces Yury Tsvetkov, who stepped down this week follows his appointment as a deputy minister of Transport of Russia and head of the Federal Agency for Maritime and River Transport.
Khaydukov also serves as managing director of SCF Management Servicesl, a position he will retain in addition to his new responsibilities as president of Novoship.
Khaydukov has served with Novoship for his entire career. After joining the company in 1992 as a deck officer he spent the next 12 years as an officer on Novoship vessels, including five years as a master.