Andrey Goltsblat speaks on the corporate governance issues in Russia in a BBC interview.


BBC World News/ Russia Business Report, 25-26 September

Two rival oligarchs are fighting for control of a major commodities producer in Russia, in the boardroom, in court and in public.

Sounds familiar? Well, the struggle over who calls the shots at Norilsk Nickel, the world's largest maker of the metal, has gone into the second round.

After a first spat two years ago, major shareholders Vladimir Potanin and Oleg Deripaska are locking horns again/.../

Andrey Goltsblat commented: “as a minor shareholder you should realize that you are entering the somewhere where the big ones may try to solve their own needs and it’s not only relevant for Russia. I think it’s relevant for every place as well. But for Russia it is probably more important.”

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