CEO, controlling shareholder, Svyznoy
Maxim Nogotkov is President of Svyaznoy Group and BoD Chairman of Svyaznoy Bank. He became General Director of the group in 2004 after it was created from the company Maxus. In 2010, based on the acquired Promtorgbank and infrastructure of Svyaznoy Group, Mr Nogotkov begn to create Svyaznoy Bank – a universal bank at a federal scale.
In 1995, he registered his company Maxus, which dealt in the wholesale trade of telephones and personal audio equipment. In 2002, he opened the first mobile phone and accessory retail stores under the Svyaznoy brand.
In 2010, Mr Nogotkov won the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award in Russia, which is organized by Ernst & Young.
Mr Nogotkov holds degrees from Bauman Moscow State Technical University and Moscow International Higher Business School MIRBIS.