Executive Management

Yury Gilts, President of GEOTECH Seismic Services

Yury Gilts has rich experience in administrating majorYury Gilts
enterprises with wide geography, having tough operational
and financial tasks. During significant period of time Yury held various managing positions in Fesco Group, including Group CEO.
He managed rail freight group Rail Garant and was a board member at rail operator’s RusTransCom group of companies, being first vice-president.

Yury Gilts was born in 1968. He graduated from St. Petersburg University of Economics and Finance in 1994. Married, has three children.

Nikolay Levitskiy, Chairman of Board of Directors, GEOTECH Seismic Services

Nikolay LevitskyMr. Nikolay Levitskiy is one of the founders of GEOTECH Holding. He held position of IGSS CEO from April 2012, in July 2016 was appointed as Non-executive Director. Prior Mr. Levitskiy was First Deputy Head in the administration of the Komi Republic, Russia. Не has served as СЕО at CJSC EuroChem Mineral and Chemical Company from 2001 to 2003. Mr. Levitskiy was Vice-President of OJSC Oil and Gas Company SLAVNEFT from 1998 to 2000.

Mr. Levitskiy graduated from St. Petersburg University of Economics and Finance named after N.A. Voznesensky with a degree in Economics. He also holds a PhD in Economics.

Rustam Rakhmatulin, Senior Vice-President for Sales and Marketing

Rustam RakhmatulinMr. Rakhmatulin has served as Senior Vice-President for Sales and Marketing of JSC GEOTECHSseismic Services. Between 2000 and 2003 he occupied executive positions, including marketing director in MCC Eurochem, a major manufacturer of fertilizers. Between 2003 and 2006 he was the CEO of IG Geotar-Media LLC, a Russian publishing house of professional literature. Mr. Rakhmatulin has joined GEOTECH Holding in 2007, where he  previously held position of vice president for commerce.

Rustam holds a degree in International economic relations and foreign languages, magna cum laude, from Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO).

Salavat Zaripov, Senior Vice-President for main operational activity - General Director

Mr. Zaripov joined GEOTECH Holding as Vice President for Russian Operations in 2010. Currently he is Senior Vice-President for main operational activity - General director of GEOTECH Seismic Services. Prior to that, Mr. Zaripov spent 30 years at TNG Group, a Russian oil and gas field services company, and its predecessors, including most recently the position of director for exploration geophysics.

Mr. Zaripov graduated from Sverdlovskiy Institute of Mining with a degree in Geophysics.

Nikolay Kozlov, Deputy General Director for Economics and Finance

Nikolay Kozlov joined the Company in 2012. Since the middle of 2014 he held the position of Head of Controlling and Internal Audit department in GEOTECH Holding. In 2012, after Integra and GEOTECH Holding seismic assets combination, he became Head of Performance Management Department. From 2009 to 2012 Nikolay was Financial controller of Seismic division in Integra Group. From 2006 to 2009, as project manager of IBS Group, he performed a number of large consulting projects in financial management, efficiency development and implementation of ERP (oil & gas, energy segment). Prior to 2006 held a number of executive positions in financial block of retail and manufacturing companies.

Nikolay Kozlov graduated from Volgograd State University with a degree in financial management. Holds a CMA (Certified Management Accountant) certificate.