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Russian Railways Names Androsov Board Chairman, Yakunin Says

September 30, 2011

Sept. 30 (Bloomberg) -- OAO Russian Railways, the state monopoly, named Kirill Androsov as chairman of the board, replacing Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Zhukov, Chief Executive Officer Vladimir Yakunin said.

The government backed Androsov, a former deputy economy minister and now managing partner of Altera Capital Management AG, in a directive to the company, Yakunin told reporters today in Moscow.

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