Board of Directors
Valerie Kondritev, Chief Executive Officer
Valerie is a graduate of the Polytechnic Institute of Irkutsk where he studied mechanical engineering. He also holds an MBA from the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration. Valerie started his career in 1978, when he joined the Yakutalmaz diamond mining company, now known as ALROSA Ltd – one of the world’s largest diamond producers. He worked in the diamond industry for 15 years and from 2002 he has been the CEO of Almazintech, a consulting and engineering firm, where he has principally been involved in gold and diamond mining projects. He has been engaged in mining projects in Russia, Africa, South America and Central Asia. Almazintech has had an office in Kyrgyzstan since 2002.