The new head of the MAYOR said about the need to restart the office

The Ministry of economic development “will go through a reset,” said the new head of the Ministry Maxim Oreshkin, speaking to employees of the Ministry on Thursday, 1 December.

“I believe that we have to change the style of work of the Ministry should move to a more flexible and more open management style of work, the priority should be the creation of a developed horizontal culture, and it is a question not only of the Ministry but also in the whole of the government”, — quotes the translation Agency “Interfax”.

Oreshkin also expressed the hope that the experience of the staff the MAYOR will allow to solve problems of the highest complexity. “The work of the Ministry must be based on trust and cooperation,” he said.

. Employees, the MAYOR presented the first Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov. He stated that the Agency will retain their functions and will not be merged with the Ministry of Finance. “At the moment the decision is made that the Ministry in its composition fully with its powers continues,” — said Shuvalov.

First Deputy Prime Minister said about the possible return of the MAYOR part of the previously lost functions. “We need to return to the main work on the drafting of macroeconomic forecasts was concentrated in the Ministry of economic development”, — he stressed.

Shuvalov called. “economist of the new formation, “not blinkered old economic knowledge, schools.”

Readiness to work with the new Minister already stated by Deputy Minister Oleg Fomichev, said the Agency TASS. “We welcome the appointment of Maxim Oreshkin. I think that will work, but it all depends on the actions of the new head [of Department]”, he said.

34-year-old Maxim Oreshkin has been appointed Minister of economic development 30 November, the decree of President Vladimir Putin. After the appointment … called its main task on a post of the Minister for the preparation of the key measures that will allow us to remove structural barriers to growth of the Russian economy.

From June 2013 to November 2016, the Ministry of economic development was headed by Alexey Ulyukaev. On 15 November, Putin dismissed him with the phrase “in connection with loss of trust”. A few hours before the court placed the speaker under house arrest for two months. Ex-Minister charged with extortion and receiving a bribe of $2 million for a positive decision on the purchase of a controlling package of shares of “Bashneft”, “Rosneft”. The former Minister pleaded not guilty.