Sergey Frank

Chairman Board of Directors of Sovcomflot (SCF), Member of the Board of Directors

Born in 1960.

1983: Graduated with honours from Far Eastern High Engineering Maritime College named after Admiral G. I. Nevelskoy with a degree in Navigation Engineering.

1995: Graduated from Far Eastern State University with a degree in Law.

Candidate of Technical Sciences

Professional experience:

  • 1977–1983: Cadet, Far Eastern High Engineering Maritime College (FEHEMC) named after Admiral G. I. Nevelskoy (Vladivostok);
  • 1984–1989: Deputy Head, FEHEMC named after Admiral G.I. Nevelskoy;
  • 1989–1991: Head, Foreign Economic Relations Service, Far Eastern Shipping Company (Vladivostok);
  • 1991–1995: Deputy Head for Economics, Deputy CEO for Economics, Far Eastern Shipping Company;
  • 1995: Deputy CEO for Economics and Finance, Far Eastern Shipping Company;
  • 1995–1996: Deputy Director, Department of Maritime Transport of the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation;
  • 1996–1997: Deputy Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation;
  • 1997–1998: First Deputy Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation;
  • 1998–2004: Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation;
  • 2004: Aide to the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation;
  • 2004–2019: CEO – Chairman of the Board, Sovcomflot;
  • 2019–present: Chairman of the Board of Directors, Sovcomflot.

State and industry awards:

Orders: “For Merit to the Fatherland” (4th Class); Order of Alexander Nevsky “For Maritime Merit”.

Medals: P. A. Stolypin Medal (1st Class), Badge of Distinction of the Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation “For Labour and Benefit”, Medal of the Marine Board under the Government of the Russian Federation “For Distinction in Marine Activities”, Pavel Melnikov Medal; Medal “In Commemoration of the 850th Anniversary of Moscow”, Jubilee Medal “300 Years of the Russian Navy”, Jubilee Medal “100 Years of the Trans-Siberian Railway”, Medal of the Federal Border Service of the Russian Federation "For Strengthening Comradeship-in-Arms”, Medal of Sovcomflot.

Certificate of Gratitude from the President of the Russian Federation, Certificate of Honour from the Government of the Russian Federation, Certificate of Gratitude from the Government of the Russian Federation, Certificate of Honour from the Staff Department of the Ministry of the Maritime Fleet of the USSR, Certificate of Honour from the Ministry of the Maritime Fleet of the USSR.

Lapel Pin “Honorary Worker of the Navy”, Badge “Honorary Railwayman”, Badge of Honour of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Badge of Honour “Outstanding Worker of Aeroflot”, Lapel Pin “Honorary Polar Explorer”, Honorary Title “Honoured Worker of the Fuel and Energy Complex”, Honorary Title “Honoured Worker of Transport of the Russian Federation”.