New president of Russian Industrialist and Businessmen Union
The government of Russian Industrialist and Businessmen Union appointed president of the Union Aleksandr Shohin.
Shohin has promised to make the interaction between organization and Russian government more active. The first rating voting took place on September 27. The most votes were given to Igor? Urgens (98), Aleksandr Shohin gathered only 94 votes and leader of director committee of "Renascence Capital" Oleg Kiselev had 31 votes. But it was found that voting protocols were composed improperly and some votes for Shohin were not counted.
Shohin reminded that he has good relationships with Kremlin, White House and Government Duma.