Delegate of the Fifth State Duma of the Federal Assembly of Russian Federation, Founder of ROLF
Sergei Petrov was elected as a Deputy of Russia’s State Duma in December 2007 and reelected in 2011. He is a member of the Duma’s Budget and Tax Committee and Founder of ROLF Group.
Mr Petrov founded ROLF Group in August 1991 and headed the group until December 2007 (he hired a professional management team to run the company in 2006). Prior to that, he worked at Mosinzhstroi and in 1989-91 was Director of the Auto-Rolling Division at ROZEK.
Mr Petrov graduated from the Orenburg Higher Military Aviation School in 1975 and later served as an instructor pilot. In 1982, at the rank of Major, he left the Soviet Army and entered the Trade and Economic Department of the Institute of Soviet Trade, where he graduated in 1987 with a degree in Labor Economics.