Ventspils nafta
 
 

Management Board

 

Chairman of the Management Board

Robert Kirkup

Robert Kirkup is the Chairman of the JSC Ventspils nafta Management Board since 1 September 2013. Kirkup also holds positions in Ventspils nafta subsidiaries - he is the Chairman of the Supervisory Council of LatRosTrans Ltd and the Chairman of the Management Board of JSC Latvian Shipping Company, as well as a member of the Supervisory Council of Ventspils nafta termināls Ltd. In 1996 he joined the Vitol Group and has held a variety of management positions in oil, sugar and metal. Professional education: BA Honours Degree in Business. 

Members of the Management Board

Dzmitry Yudzin

Dzmitry Yudzin has worked for Belarussian Oil Company since 2009. In May 2014, he joined the Vitol Services B.V. (The Netherlands) Representative office. In December 2014, he joined the Vitol Baltics Ltd and since then has continuously worked there as trader. Professional education: degree in Economy from Belarussian National Polytechnic University. 

Aleksej Tarasov

Aleksej Tarasov has worked as a member of the Management Board of JSC Ventspils Nafta since January 6, 2011. He has worked for Mazeikiu Nafta since 1986. In 1997, he joined the Vitol Lithuania office and since then has continuously worked there as Technical Specialist. Main fields of his expertise include logistics, transportation, storage, and product quality preservation. Professional education: degree in Engineering from the St-Petersburg VVMURE Academy (currently – the Naval Institute of Marine Radioelectronics, VVMURE named after A.S. Popov).