Photo: Nikita Popov / RBC
The departure of Oleg Feoktistov as Vice-President of “Rosneft” for security was unexpected: he was preparing a Cabinet in the office near the triumphal square, which is now moving in the part of the employees of Rosneft, sources said RBC
Employees of the security service of “Rosneft” moved into the building of “Bashneft” at the address: 1-ya Tverskaya-Yamskaya, 5. About it told RBC three sources in Bashneft and a source in “Rosneft”. While for Oleg Feoktistov, who until recently headed the security service of the oil company and oversaw the operation against the Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev, was prepared by the office on the eighth floor, said two of the interlocutor of RBC.
In the office, which is “Bashneft”, will move at least 60 employees of the security service of the parent company, they have a month to inspect new jobs, specify the interlocutors RBC. They released the second and third floors of the building. Before SB occupied the rooms in the tower Nord Tower on the Running office on Yakimanka, says one of the interlocutors. Lawyers of “Bashneft” will move to the office of “Rosneft” on a Treadmill, telling the other two.
How many security personnel will move into the building on 1-St Tverskaya-Yamskaya, the interlocutors RBC do not know. “Say, the whole building will be given by her,” says one of them.
The representative of “Rosneft” Mikhail Leontyev refused to comment on the move.
That the Vice-President of “Rosneft”, the head of the security service of the company Oleg Feoktistov “returned to military service”, reported on March 10 the chief Executive officer of the company Igor Sechin. Feoktistov was in charge of the operation in the case of Alexei Ulyukayev, who was detained in the night of 15 November 2016, the source said RBC. At that time the Minister of economic development arrested, according to the Investigative Committee, when receiving a bribe of $2 million (over 130 million rubles) in the office of “Rosneft”. According to investigators, he extorted the money in exchange for a positive conclusion of Ministry of economic development on the acquisition by Rosneft of 50.08% of shares of “Bashneft” in the state.
The office building on 1-St Tverskaya-Yamskaya street is owned by the company “Bashneft”. She purchased it from AFK “System” in 2012, when she was the controlling shareholder of the company. The amount of the transaction amounted to 3.4 billion rubles Even partially bringing back people from rented offices, you can save, say two of the interlocutor of RBC. In the past year, Nordstar Tower has actually became the property of “Rosneft”: the company has bought from Sberbank debt, “Northstar tower” at $130 million, the collateral which was the building of the business center, wrote “Vedomosti” with reference to the first Deputy of the Board of Sberbank Maxim Poletayev.
“Rosneft” bought of 50.08% of Bashneft in October 2016, over 330 billion rubles, the company hoped to achieve synergy between 150-180 billion. when combining businesses. On October 13, was dismissed the entire top management of Bashneft. The Moscow office of the company had planned to reduce 30-50%, told RBC sources. “I do not understand why “Bashneft” now we need the Moscow office. It is a subsidiary operating in the region (in Bashkiria. — RBC). And in Moscow there is a company called Rosneft, it is the Central office,” — said Mikhail Leontyev RBK in October 2016.
The new staffing structure “Bashneft” was supposed to appear by 1 November 2016, but this deadline was postponed first to December 1, then on March 1, 2017. Now generally it is unclear whether the large-scale reduction, told RBC three members of “Bashneft”.
The representative of “Rosneft” Mikhail Leontyev refused to comment on plans to reduce staff of a new asset state-owned companies.
According to estimates of various sources of RBC in the Moscow office of “Bashneft” worked 500-700 people. Now the office of Bashneft emptied by about half: the unit of Commerce (retail and trading) was transferred to the offices of Rosneft, many experts in the field of mining was gone, along with Michael Stawski in the “New thread” and new score, tell two of the interlocutor of RBC.
Mikhail Stavsky — RBC: “it’s Interesting to do everything from scratch”
Actions “Rosneft” absolutely clear: regardless of the location where once sat the staff, moving in one office will save funds and increase efficiency, according to General Director Key Capital Sergey kamluk. The building of “Bashneft” is in the first line of Tverskaya street and is an iconic target, says a Colliers International partner Stanislav Bibik. In this place a few proposals of similar quality, able to satisfy the needs of “Rosneft”, so that the relocation of staff is justified, he agrees.