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January 11, 2007

Iosif Bakaleynik appointed non- executive Director at Integra Group

Iosif Bakaleynik appointed non- executive Director at Integra Group
Moscow – Integra Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Iosif Bakaleynik as a non executive Director of the company. Bakaleynik brings over 20 years of experience in finance in Russia and internationally.
Bakaleynik currently serves as Chief Financial Officer at SUAL Holding, a position he has held since 2003. Before that, from 1997 to 2003, Bakaleynik served as Chief Financial Officer and a Member of the Management Board of the Tyumen Oil Company.
From 1994-1997, Iosif was Chairman of the Board and General Director of Vladimir Tractor Plant where he was responsible for developing and implementing a major restructuring following privatization.
Bakaleynik also worked at the International Finance Corporation (IFC) in Washington DC where, in 1992, he was seconded to the Government of the Russian Federation as special advisor on foreign direct investment.
Commenting on the appointment, Integra President Felix Lubashevsky said:“We are delighted to welcome Iosif Bakaleynik to the Board of Integra. His expertise in finance, combined with his considerable experience in the oil and gas sector and in senior management positions, will be invaluable to the business going forward. We are sure that a professional of his caliber will contribute significantly as we continue to execute our strategy to grow the business.”Iosif Bakaleynik holds a Master of Science degree in economics from Moscow State University and an MBA (with honors) from Harvard Business School (USA).

Note to editors:
Integra is a leading Russian independent diversified oilfield services company. Integra operates in the following sectors - drilling, workover, seismic and geophysics and manufactures oilfield services equipment. Integra is present in all major oil and gas producing regions in Russia and in many regions of the CIS. The company’s customer base includes Russian and international oil and gas majors operating in Russia.
Established in 2004, Integra has consolidated over 40 oilfield services and oilfield equipment manufacturing companies serving the Russian oil and gas sector. Integra employs approximately 17,600 people.
For additional information please contact:
Russian mediaAlla SapunPress Secretary   Integra Group Tel. +7 495 933 0621asapun@integra.ruhttp://www.integra.ruMichael Guerin / Anna Shumaylova Financial Dynamics (Moscow) Tel: +7 495 795 0623UK/international mediaJonathon Brill / Ekaterina Alferova Financial Dynamics (London) Tel: +44 7831 3113