VEB’s Supervisory Board agreed to the sale of Sberbank shares “Krasnaya Polyana”


Moscow. December 23. Vnesheconombank’s Supervisory Board agreed on the sale of shares in NAO “Krasnaya Polyana” company “Spa plus”, said the head of VEB Vladimir Dmitriev.

Seller 96,9% stake in “Krasnaya Polyana”, which is the resort of Sochi Gorky Gorod, Sberbank acts. The contract for the sale of its stake in the company “the Resort” Bank signed in October of this year, the transaction amounts to 35 billion roubles.

In the IFRS financial statements for 9 months of Sberbank reported that the transfer of shares must obtain corporate and legal approvals.

One of the conditions of the transaction is to obtain consent from the VEB Bank, one of the main creditors of “Krasnaya Polyana”. A source close to Sberbank, said that the sale of shares inhibits the EBV, which has not yet agreed to this deal. The reason – lack of assurance that the buyer has funds to support the project.

According to media reports, “the Resort plus” can be related to the family of ex-Governor of the Krasnodar territory and the current Minister of agriculture Alexander Tkachev.

Officially the owner of 99% of the LLC “Spa plus”, according to the database “SPARK-Interfax”, the company “Business resort”, owned by the General Director of “Resort plus” Anna Prudchenko. Director of “Business resort” is Vadim Trushkin that from November this year, also holds the post of Director General NAO “Krasnaya Polyana”.