The media learned about the departure of the former head of “RIA Novosti” from his position at Sberbank


The former head of the Agency “RIA Novosti news Agency” Svetlana Mironyuk resigns as senior Vice President of Sberbank, RNS reported, citing three sources familiar with the personnel decision. Sources at the Bank also confirmed the information about the decision to leave.

The interlocutors said that the decision was taken “in one day”. At the beginning of the week were clear plans about future projects, in February purchased the stake in the Bank, they added.

In a press-service of Sberbank to comment on this information refused. Assistant Mironyuk also refused to comment on this topic.

The source RNS surrounded by Mironyuk said that the official announcement on the decision is expected next week.

Mironyuk has held the position of senior Vice-President of Sberbank in February 2016. In this position she took charge of the Department of marketing and communications of the Bank.

From 2006 to 2013 Mironyuk has headed the Agency “RIA Novosti”. She left his office, once in December 2013, President Vladimir Putin has signed the decree about liquidation FGUP “RAMI “RIA Novosti”. On the basis of “RIA Novosti” was created by the international news Agency “Russia today” which General Director became the TV presenter Dmitry Kiselev and editor-in-chief Margarita Simonyan.

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