VEON announced the appointment of Alexander Torbakhov as chief executive officer of Beeline Russia.
Alexander Torbakhov briefly led Beeline Russia’s operations a decade ago.
Alexander Torbakhov has more than 25 years’ experience, including most recently at X5 Retail Group and Sberbank, Russia’s largest retailer and largest bank, respectively.
At Sberbank, he served on its board as deputy chairman and managed retail banking operations, including the expansion of digital products and services to more than 80 million customers.
Alexander Torbakhov will report to VEON’s co-CEOs Sergi Herrero and Kaan Terzioglu.