Maxim Shkadov Joins ALROSA

The Board of Directors of the Joint-Stock Company “Production Corporation “Kristall” satisfied the request of Maxim SHKADOV, Director General of the JSC “PC “Kristall”, for the early cancellation of employment contract due to a transfer to another job.

Maxim Shkadov will continue his career at PJSC ALROSA where he will be involved in the issues of integration of ALROSA and Kristall, the two largest Russian enterprises in the field of production and manufacturing of diamonds. The decision on the integration was approved by the Governmental Order of the Russian Federation.

Alexey ROMANKOV has been appointed as Acting General Director of JSC “PC “Kristall” until the next general meeting of shareholders. Previously Mr. Romankov held the position of Deputy Director General – Production Director at Kristall.

About Kristall

Joint-Stock Company “Production Corporation “Kristall”, established 55 years ago, is the largest polished diamond manufacturer in Russia and Europe and one of the most important cutting and polishing hubs in the world. Kristall is a long-term client of the world major rough diamond supplier ALROSA. The Company specializes in mass manufacturing of premium quality diamonds, cut and polished in accordance with “Triple Excellent” standards. Being No.1 Exporter of polished diamonds from Russia, Kristall has a global sales network covering the key international diamond trading centers, including Antwerp, Hong Kong, New York and Dubai.

The mission of JSC “PC “Kristall” is to reveal the genuine beauty of a natural diamond, turning it into a polished stone of the ideal Russian Make, a symbol of perfection, love and prosperity.