The first Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank Georgy Luntovsky will leave his post on 1 September
First Deputy Chairman of the Bank of Russia Georgy Luntovsky will leave his post on 1 September on their own. On Tuesday said the press service of the CBR. He Luntovsky called his departure from the Central Bank of the Russian Federation planned, he wanted to leave his post until 1 January 2017.
“This is a routine care. I worked in one place for 18 years, was planning to leave before the New year, but decided and agreed with the Chairman. In life you always have to change something”, – said Luntovsky told reporters. “I am grateful to the Bank of Russia for 18 years on the Board of Directors. I hope that my work was useful not only industry but also our citizens,” he added.
The Chairman of the Central Bank Olga Skorobogatova will be appointed first Deputy Governor of the Bank of Russia, according to the Regulator.Olga Skorobogatova will be appointed as the first Chairman of the Bank of Russia
“Deputy Chairman of the Bank of Russia Olga Skorobogatova will be appointed first Deputy Governor of the Bank of Russia. She will oversee the national payment system Department, information technology Department, the Department of financial technologies, projects and organization processes, Department of cash circulation and rosinkas”, – explained in the message controller.
The Director of the Department of the Central Bank personnel Ruslan Vesterovskiy moves to the position of Chairman of the Bank of Russia.
Previously, the newspaper “Kommersant”, citing a top Manager of a commercial Bank wrote that the Luntovsky can lead the new banking Union, which should appear instead of the Association of Russian banks (ARB), of the loss of confidence to which said some of the largest players in the market.
“They discussed several influential candidates, including, in addition to George Luntovsky, the current General Director of Agency on insurance of contributions Yury Isaev and the head of VTB 24 Mikhail Zadornov. Hopes for Mr. Luntovsky was the least, given its current status. Unexpectedly, however, he “promised to think seriously,” — said the source publication.