Alexandr Chaadaev

Vice President for Innovations, ALROSA

Vice President for Innovations – Director, Yakutniproalmaz Institute

Mr. Aleksandr S. Chaadaev was born in Yakutsk, Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), on September 8, 1960.

He is a graduate of the Tumen Construction Engineering Institute (graduation year 1982) with a diploma in «Industrial & Civil Construction Engineering» and qualifications as construction engineer, and of the Finance Academy under the RF Government with a diploma in «Finance & Credit» (graduation year 2001).

In 1985 — 1998 he held different positions with the PNO Yakutalmaz and ALROSA Udachny Mining & Processing Division — senior mechanical engineer and deputy head, production department, and chief engineer of the Jubilee Alluvial Mine Management.

In 1998 — 2007 he joined the ALROSA Capital Construction Division with which he consecutively held the positions of Deputy Director, Economics, then Chief Engineer, and Director.

In 2007 he was appointed Director of the ALROSA YakutNiproAlmaz Research and Design Institute.

From May 28, 2012 – Vice President for Innovations, Director, Yakutniproalmaz Institute

Alexander Chaadaev is Candidate of Economics.

He is a holder of the honorary title «Honored Builder of the Russian Federation» (1996), honorary diploma of the President of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) (2002), honorary badge «Builders’ Glory» (2006).