Rosneft has proposed to expand the Board of Directors

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Rosneft has proposed to expand the Board of Directors to 11 members from the current 9; will wait for the return of the Minister of energy of Russia Alexander Novak in the composition of the Board, said the head of «Rosneft» Igor Sechin at the annual meeting of shareholders of the company.

Shareholders «Rosneft» at the annual meeting on Thursday elected a new Board of Directors of the company. The results of the voting Novak left the Board. Sechin explained that the Minister refused their votes in favor of election to the Board of Rosneft independent Directors.

«In fact, this position Alexander V. (Nowak ed.) is the support of the company. Earlier «Rosneft» has submitted a proposal to increase the size of the Board of Directors of the company to 11 people and will wait for the return of the Minister of energy of the Russian Federation in the management bodies of the company,» — said Sechin.

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