Igor Semenov – Executive director of JSC The First Ore Mining company, Chairman of the board of directors of LLC ARMZ Mining Machinery. Igor Semenov was born on March 15, 1987 in the city of Cheboksary of the Chuvash ASSR. In 2009 graduated from the National Research Nuclear University MEPhI. Over the years he worked at Concern VKO Almaz-Antey JSC, Techsnabexport (Tenex) JSC. Igor has been with the mining division of the State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom since 2013. From June 2013 to August 2014 he worked as First Deputy General Director of JSC The First Ore Mining Company.
Since August 2014, he has been the CEO of EGMK-Project JSC and Elkon MMP JSC. In June 2015, he returned to FOMC JSC to take the place of First Deputy General Director.
In 2016, he graduated with honors from the Presidential program of management training of the Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation. Since October 2017, Igor Semenov has been holding the position of Executive Director of JSC The First Ore Mining Company. Since 2019, an independent member of the Council in the SRO Soyuzatomgeo. In 2021 he became a member of the Supreme Mining Council of the non-profit partnership (NP) Mining Industrialists of Russia.
He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of LLC ARMZ Mining Machinery. Under the leadership of Igor and on his initiative, in partnership with the French machine-building company Aramine, the ARMZ Mining Machinery enterprise was created in 2019, which became the first and currently the only company in Russia and the CIS to launch serial production of special mining equipment on lithium-ion batteries for the mining industry. In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation, he was awarded the Medal of the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, II degree. Has departmental, church and public awards. Awarded with a gold badge "Miner of Russia", Patriarchal insignia of the Holy Great Martyr Barbara I and II degrees, a medal "In memory of the 100th anniversary of the restoration of the Patriarchate in the Russian Orthodox Church" degree, the medal "300 years of the Berg-Collegium of Russia", the inter-branch honorary badge "Mining Glory" I degree.
In 2019, he was recognized as Person of the Year in Rosatom in the One Step Ahead nomination.
He is one of the five most professional and influential leaders of the Russian mining and metallurgical sector according to the TOP-1000 Russian Managers rating, compiled by the Kommersant publishing house and the Association of Russian Managers. Included in the list of TOP-100 "Young Economic Leaders of Russia" who are transforming and modernizing the Russian economy and contributing to strengthening the country's position in the world. The list was prepared by the French independent analytical center Institute Choiseul in the framework of the Choiseul 100 Russia project. Active traveler in the Far North. Visited the North Pole, Franz Josef Land archipelago, Novaya Zemlya archipelago.