OAO Mechel (MTLR), Russia's third-largest coal producer and sixth-biggest steelmaker, said Chief Executive Igor Zyuzin was elected chairman of its management board.
Mechel shareholders approved setting up the board at an extraordinary meeting, the Moscow-based company said in an e- mailed statement today. Chief Operating Officer Alexey Ivanushkin, Chief Financial Officer Stanislav Ploschenko and Senior Vice President Victor Tregubko were appointed deputy chairmen of the board.
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