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Management
Urbano Clerici
Deputy Chairman and CEO
Urbano Clerici, born in Sorengo (Switzerland) in 1978, married with three children. High school in France and Bachelor in International Business Studies at the European Business School of London. Worked at AON UK - the largest insurance broker in the world that provides risk, retirement and health consulting – with special focus on insurance / re-insurance markets and risk management. His international business and trading skills were expanded with an additional experience at Clarksons – a world’s leading provider of integrated shipping services. In 2003 he joined the Coeclerici Group with the purpose to contribute to the international presence of the Group. In 2004 he opened the Coeclerici representative office in Shanghai, a baseline from which he followed up both the Group logistics and trading activities in the Far East area. In 2006 the presence of Coeclerici was reinforced with the opening of a new representative office in Beijing. In 2007 Urbano joined the Coeclerici headquarters in Milan,  where he was increasingly involved in the trading activity of the Group, holding the positions of General Manager of Coeclerici Coal and Fuels SpA,  and Managing Director of Coeclerici Asia (Pte) Ltd in Singapore. He is now Deputy Chairman and CEO of Coeclerici Commodities SA, based in Lugano (CH).
Giovanni Marchelli
CEO - Head of Russia
Giovanni Marchelli, born in Genoa in 1967, married with three children. Started to work in 1987 in Carbotrade (now Bulk Trading) coal trading company based in Genoa. During this period he was in charge mainly of the purchase of coal from Russia and sales into Europe. In March 1997 he joined Coeclerici as responsible of the coal trading from Russia. In 2004 he was appointed Executive Vice President and joined the Board of Directors. In March 2006 he took up the role of Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of Coeclerici Coal and Fuels SpA. In January 2014 he took up the position of Chief Executive Officer of Coeclerici Commodities SA, formerly Coeclerici Compagnie SA. He is now CEO – Head of Russia and is also Member of the Board of Directors of some companies of the Group. Giovanni Marchelli, born in Genoa in 1967, married with three children. Started to work in 1987 in Carbotrade (now Bulk Trading) coal trading company based in Genoa. During this period he was in charge mainly of the purchase of coal from Russia and sales into Europe. In March 1997 he joined Coeclerici as responsible of the coal trading from Russia. In 2004 he was appointed Executive Vice President and joined the Board of Directors. In March 2006 he took up the role of Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of Coeclerici Coal and Fuels SpA. In January 2014 he took up the position of Chief Executive Officer of Coeclerici Commodities SA, formerly Coeclerici Compagnie SA. He is now CEO – Head of Russia and is also Member of the Board of Directors of some companies of the Group.
Fulvio Avallone
General Manager
Fulvio Avallone, born in Rome in 1966, married with two sons. He graduated in Finance and Administration at Bocconi University in Milan. He started his career in A. Manzoni & C. SpA and covered different roles in strategic planning and controlling in Waste Management, Aprilia and De’Longhi. During the past eleven years he covered the position of Vice President Finance & Control in Trelleborg Wheel Systems, division of the Swedish listed group Trelleborg AB. He has joined the Coeclerici Group in March 2018 as Chief Financial Officer of the Commodities Division based in Lugano and appointed General Manager as of November 2020.
Marina Malysheva
General Manager Coeclerici Russia
Marina Malysheva was born in Moscow, has a son. She graduated from Moscow State University of International Relations, the faculty of international economic relations. Before entering Coeclerici Group she had a long experience (7 years) in coal business. She joined Coeclerici in 1998 and took the position of director of Moscow representative office. The main responsibilities were coordination of coal purchases, deliveries and handling of coal at the ports. Since 2008 Mrs. Malysheva has become Member of the Board of Directors of the company OAO “Kuznetskaya Investitionno-Stroytelnaya Kompanya”. Beside being at the head of Moscow office, since 2011 she covers the office of General Manager of LLC «Coeclerici Russia», the company which performs transportation of coal.
Sergey Lipatovich Baranov
General Director Kisk - Russia
Sergey Lipatovich Baranov was born on April 16th, 1953. In 1975 He degreed at the Kuzbass Polytechnical institute as Mining Engineer. After a 2 years service in the Soviet Union Army, he began his mining experience as Mine Foreman and in June 1980 he assumed the position of Deputy Director for production at "Osinnikovsky" open pit mine owned by JSC "Kuzbassrazrezugol». In 2001 he was appointed by JSC "Kuzbassrazrezugol» as General Director of the controlled mining company JSC "Vakhrushevugol". From December 2002 until the experience at Coeclerici, he covered the position of Director of the Kaltansky open pit mine, still of the Group of companies controlled by JSC “Kuzbassrazrezugol”. He joined Coeclerici on April 1st, 2020 as new General Director of the mining company SC “Kuznetskaya investitionno-stroitelnaya Kompania”.
Fabio Tamburrano
Commercial Director Kisk - Russia
Fabio Tamburrano, born in Rome in 1975, graduated from the Business Faculty of University La Sapienza in Rome. He worked for almost 10 year in banking at Standard & Poor’s, UBS Investment Bank, Deutsche Bank and Moody’s Analytics in London. In 2010 he moved to Russia where he worked as General Director of Ruski Magni, a project company developing a primary magnesium and precipitated silica plant located near Ekaterinburg. In 2012 he started consulting a number of Russian financial institutions on securitization projects, and the holding company of Svyaznoy group on restructuring, corporate finance and venture capital funding. Since 2015 he has joined the Coeclerici Group where he holds the position of Commercial Director of Kuznetskinvestroy, part of the mining division based in the Kuzbass region.
Alexander Breidt
Finance & Administration Director Russia
Alexander Breidt, born in Omsk - Russia in 1975. He graduated in Business Administration at Cologne University/Germany. He started his career in Deutsche Werkstaetten Hellerau RUS LLC as Finance Controller. He has different roles as responsible for the whole finance and IT department, including Controllership, financial planning and analysis, forecasting, budgeting, reporting, HR, legal procurement and profit improvement. During May 2017 he covered the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Roess Nature Group GmbH & Co. KG in Bremen Area – Germany a producer of special machines, conveyor technology, drainage filter pipes, erosion control blankets. He has joined the Coeclerici Group in 2018 as Finance and administrative director of the Mining & Trading Division based in Russia.
Oleg Kosonogov
General Director of LLC UK PTU
Oleg Kosonogov, born in 1972. Professional experience: Since 2004 he is General Director of LLC UK PTU. 2002- 2004 Director of Obnorskaya station of West Siberian railway station. 2001 – 2002 Director of Polosuhino station of West Siberian railway station. 1999 – 2001 Deputy Director of Eastern Novokuznetsk station of West Siberian railway station. 1998 – 1999 Chief Engineer of Eastern Novokuznetsk station of West Siberian railway station. 1996 – 1998 Operating Controller of Eastern Novokuznetsk station of Kemerovo railway station. 1995 – 1996 Shunting Master of Eastern Novokuznetsk station of Kemerovo railway station. 1994 -1995 Shunting Master in SC “Mezhdurechenskoe PTU”. Educational background: 1996 – 1998 Novosibirsk University of Engineers of railway transport where he obtained a qualification as Managing Engineer with a specialization in Economy and Company Managing - railway sector. 1989 – 1994 State Siberian Academy of mining and smelting where he qualified as Engineer of Industrial Transport with a specialization in Transport Management and Transportation Arrangements. Rewards: 2016 Award pin «For Merit to Kaltan city» 2015 Medal «For Merit to Kuzbass region» 2014 Anniversary medal «55th years of Kaltan town»
Paola Bazzana
Senior Trader - Head of Operation Department
Paola Bazzana, born in Milan in 1965, has two children. She graduated in Foreign Languages and Literatures at IULM university of Milan. She joined Coeclerici in 1989 after two previous experiences in different fields (industry and energy). Until 1994 she worked in coal trading division. From 1994 to 1997 she was assistant of the Chartering Manager. She has joined again the coal trading division in 1997 where, since 2005 she was Head of Operations Department and Senior Trader. Since January 2014 she has taken up the position of Senior Trader - Head of Operations Department of Coeclerici Commodities SA, formerly Coeclerici Compagnie SA, in Lugano.
Deputy Chairman and CEO
CEO - Head of Russia
General Manager
General Manager Coeclerici Russia
General Director Kisk - Russia
Commercial Director Kisk - Russia
Finance & Administration Director Russia
General Director of LLC UK PTU
Senior Trader - Head of Operation Department