Dmitry Arzhanov is elected Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Russian Skating Union
Dmitry Arzhanov, the General Director of the TNS energo Group of Companies, has been elected as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Russian Skating Union on the basis of the results of the elective congress of the organisation. Mr. Arzhanov had been nominated by Alexey Kravtsov, the President of the Russian Skating Union, who was re-elected to a new term on 2 June. It is worthy of comment that Alexander Abramov, an advisor to the President of the Russian Federation, was Mr. Arzhanov’s predecessor as Chairman.
The TNS energo Group of Companies has been cooperating with the Russian Skating Union for a number of years. In 2012 – 2013 TNS energy was a sponsor of the all-Russia competitions in speed skating: the ‘Ledyanoy Draiv — Our Hope and Expectations are in Ice’. Tens of thousands of people from 35 Russian regions took part in the competitions.