Board of Directors

Maxim Sokov

Member of the Board of Directors (Executive Director), RUSAL
First Deputy CEO, En+ Group


Maxim Sokov was appointed First Deputy CEO of En+ Group in July 2013.

He has been RUSAL's Advisor to CEO since July 2013. He oversees RUSAL's cooperation with Norilsk Nickel's management and shareholders. 

Maxim Sokov joined RUSAL in 2004. From 2010 to 2013 he was Director for Corporate Strategy being responsible for exploring opportunities to develop and diversify the company's business as well as enhancing RUSAL's competitive strengths to drive its market value. From 2008 to 2010 he was Director for Management of Investment to Norilsk Nickel. Since 2008 Maxim has been the General Director of RUSAL Investment Management, LLC. From 2007 to 2008 he was Head of the Department for Strategic Projects of RUSAL. Prior to that, he was Head of RUSAL's Department of Mergers and Acquisitions.

Between 2002 in 2004, Maxim Sokov worked as a lawyer for the Moscow Representative Office of Herbert Smith CIS Legal Services.

Since 2008 he has been on the Board of OJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel. In 2009-2011 he served on the Board of OJSC OGK-3.

Maxim Sokov graduated with Honours from the Russian State Tax Academy under the Russian Ministry of Taxes, majoring in Law. He also holds a Master's degree from New York University School of Law.