Anti-corruption blogger and antithesis personality Alexei Navalny has been inaugurated to a house of directors of Russia’s largest airline Aeroflot, during a airline’s annual shareholders’ assembly on Monday.
Navalny was nominated by a National Reserve Bank tranquil by businessman Alexander Lebedev whose structures reason about 15 percent in a flagship airline. The determining interest of 51.17 percent is hold by a Russian government.
A sum of 787 million votes were expel in preference of Navalny’s candidacy. Aeroflot’s released share collateral consists of 1.11 billion typical shares with a standard value of one ruble.
Anti-corruption blogger Navalny has sought in a past few years to obtain papers around justice rulings from a series of state-run companies, in a bid to make their activities transparent. As a minority shareholder in state-run oil vital Rosneft, Navalny attempted to get a company’s mins of house meetings for 2009, and also copies of agreements on wanton oil reserve to China.
Navalny has also been a heading figure in a criticism transformation that emerged in Russia after final year’s parliamentary elections. Last week, Rosneft President Igor Sechin indicted Navalny of operative for London-based Hermitage Capital, a association during a core of a Magnitsky scandal, a assign he denied.