Moscow, December 7, 2021
Mikhail Novikov has been appointed Acting HR Director of El 6
Mikhail's functions will include building up incitement systems for employees and optimizing HR policies; implementing programs to attract and retain personnel, as well as working on the HR-related risk map.
Mikhail has an extensive experience in personnel management. Previously, he held leadership positions with Kriogenmash, PJSC, Kirovsky Zavod OJSC, RUSAL Management Company, and Severstal-Group, CJSC.
He graduated from the Saint Petersburg State Marine Engineering University with a diploma of Sociologist (majoring in Personnel Management, Department of Philosophy and Sociology).
El 6 (formerly known as EPM Group) is Russia's leading company specializing in carbon and graphite products. Its core activity is manufacturing high-tech electrodes, cathodes, and other carbon-graphite products for steel, aluminum, ferroalloy, silicon, chemical, and mechanical engineering industries. The geography of supplies covers more than 60 countries worldwide. The Company has three major production sites in Novosibirsk, Novocherkassk, and Chelyabinsk.