Such a decision may be associated with the likely support of the government of regions and ministries that prevented the privatization of medium-sized state companies, including “daughters” ALROSA “JSC Diamond world”, writes “Kommersant”.
MOSCOW, 14 Jan. Deputy Minister of economic development of Russia, head of Rosimushchestvo Olga Dergunova 1 February may leave his post, reports the newspaper “Kommersant” with reference to two independent high-ranking source in the government.
According to the newspaper, the reason for the resignation could be a possible support by the Federal Agency regions and ministries that prevented the privatization of medium-sized state companies, including “daughters” ALROSA “JSC Diamond world”.
According to the newspaper, the government decree on the resignation Dergunova and order on redistribution of powers within the Ministry of economic development, removing the duties of the head of the Federal service, has not been signed yet. The sources refer to the conflict around the privatization of regional assets in 2015, which is perceived in the presidential administration and the government as “slow” by the Federal Agency of regional privatization. In the Federal property management Agency, government and the economy Ministry this information is not commented.
Reportedly, the most scandal caused the cancellation of scheduled for April 7, 2015 trades on selling of state block of shares of JSC “experimental dairy plant of a name of Vereschagin” (trade mark “Vologda butter”) a starting value of 1 billion rubles. The Ministry distanced itself from this, saying that “the decision to suspend trading made by the Federal property management Agency”, representatives of the region did not hide that their support Dergunova.
The publication notes that last year the government suspended the privatization of more than 40 of 204 shares, which the government commissioned to sell the Russian auction house, and several items were excluded from the privatization plan. In 2016, GLAD expects to sell about 150 of state assets worth about 20 billion rubles. According to the newspaper, on the return of disputed assets in the privatization plan insisted the head of the Ministry of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev.
Dergunova has headed the Agency since 2012. Until June 2007 she served as President of “Microsoft Rus” is a member of the Russian public Council for education development, member of the Board of the Association of enterprises of computer and information technology (APKIT).