Gref: … has every chance to fulfill its tasks

Греф: Орешкин имеет все шансы выполнить поставленные перед ним задачи

The new head of the Ministry Maxim Oreshkin is a promising and competent expert who has all the chances to perform by the President of the Russian Federation problems, said the head of Sberbank German Gref, who served as Minister of economic development and trade in 2000-2007.

“I am familiar with Maxim (Oreshkin), in my opinion, it is very promising specialist, very knowledgeable. It seems to me that emotionally he is for the position appropriate,” — said Gref.

“He’s still younger than I, when he was appointed to this position, so he has a lot of hard work to withstand the entire burden of this office and to perform all the tasks before him, the President has articulated. I think he has every chance for this”, — said the head of Sberbank.

On Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin offered the 34-year-old Deputy Minister of Finance Oreshkin head of Ministry of economic development, and he agreed to take on this position. … Became the youngest Minister in the current Cabinet — it is a month younger than the head of the Ministry of communications Nikolay Nikiforov. The Ministry of Finance. oversaw the macro-economic direction, had worked in “VTB Capital” and ROSBANK.

… Called his main task for the coming year preparation of the key measures that will allow us to remove structural impediments to growth in the Russian economy.