About us

Project owner and investor

Konstantin Klyuka

«Russian Linen» Executive Director

Evgeny Latynin

Evgeny is responsible for organization of the production, installation and construction works. He carries out technical supervision of the construction works, monitors the procurement, installation and mounting of technical equipment, ensures environmental protection, interacts with contractors and designers, also responsible for urban development of the facility.

Evgeny graduated from Kharkov National Automobile and Highway University with a degree in automobiles and the automotive industry. He worked in the large construction company Beldorstroy, also held senior positions in «EFKO» Group of Companies, in particular, was the managing director, and technical director within «PROMAGRO».

Managing Director for agriculture

Aleksandr Nikitenko

Aleksandr is responsible for technological work in agricultural production, people and equipment management for agricultural works, development of production plans and technological maps for agricultural production.

He graduated from the Belarusian State Agricultural Academy with a degree in agroecology, agrochemistry, soil science and plant protection. Then - The Academy of Management under the President of the Republic of Belarus, specialty - management of the agricultural sector. He has extensive experience in flax production. Prior to «PROMAGRO» he held managerial position in the Inspectorate for Seed Production, Quarantine and Plant Protection (Belarus), and headed the «Mushino» Agricultural Production Cooperative. He held the position of Deputy Head of the Department of Agriculture and Food (Belarus).

Сhief agronomist

Sergei Ochnev

He is responsible for agricultural scientific experiments establishment, implementing of  advanced methods of cultivating field crops, crop cultivation, development of protection and nutrition systems, measures of crop rotation and seed production improvement.

He graduated from the Russian State Agrarian University of Moscow Agricultural Academy named after K. A. Timiryazev with specializing in crop breeding and seed production, scientist-agronomist. He has extensive experience in work with fallow lands, crop rotation, experimental plots, implementing systems for assessing future crops and precision farming systems. Sergei worked as a leading specialist in the agronomic service of the joint-stock commercial bank «Avangard», held the position of a leading agronomist in the Bryansk Meat Company (MIRATORG group), and was a research fellow at the Moscow Agricultural Research Institute «Nemchinovka».

Chief Technologist

Kirill Stepanov

He is responsible for management of the production and storage facilities, control of the operations and equipment mounting.

He graduated from the Leningrad Institute of Textile and Light Industry named after S.M. Kirov, with the specialty - process engineer spinning natural and chemical fibers. He worked at the St. Petersburg Textile spinning and weaving factory, the «Ves Mir» nonwoven fabric factory, and headed the «Dargez-Zaraysk» bedding production factory.