Andrey Fick has been appointed Head of Department 644.
Andrey Fick was born in the Krasnodar Territory in 1969. He graduated from Krasnodar Polytechnic Institute in 1993, majoring in Mechanical Engineering Technologies. He obtained his second university degree from Kuban State Technological University in 2000, majoring in Cryo-Engineering. He has an MBA degree and a PhD degree in Engineering.
He has been a member of Gazprom's team for more than 23 years.
1999–2000: Compressor operator at a gas compressor service, supervisor of the process control system at the Kushchevskaya underground gas storage station, Gazprom Transgaz Krasnodar.
2000–2001: Engineer at the Construction Division for the Beregovaya compressor station (CS), Administration of the Russia – Turkey gas pipeline under construction, Gazprom Transgaz Krasnodar.
2001–2002: Deputy Director, Head of the Construction Division for the Beregovaya CS and the Blue Stream gas pipeline's offshore section, Administration of the Russia – Turkey gas pipeline under construction, Gazprom Transgaz Krasnodar.
2002–2007: Head of the Beregovoye Gas Pipeline Operation Center, Gazprom Transgaz Krasnodar.
2007–2013: Deputy Director General for Repair and Capital Construction, Gazprom Transgaz Krasnodar.
2013–2015: Technical Director, South Stream Transport B.V.
2015–2016: Director General, Gazprom Russkaya.
2016–2019: Managing Director, Gazprom EP International B.V.
Alexander Mazurov, former Head of Department 644, will continue his work in a different position at the Gazprom Group.
Sergey Tumanov, former Managing Director in control of operating activities at Gazprom EP International B.V., has been put in charge of the company by resolution of its General Shareholders Meeting.