Vyakhirev Viktor Ivanovich.

Director General of "Tiumenburgas" Drilling Company - the branch of "Gasprom" joint-stock company.

Born in 1953. Studied in Kuibyshev Polytechnical Institute; mining engineer by profession. Took part in the development of gas fields in Western Siberia: worked in the Urengoi Deep Drilling Expedition; was the manager of drilling operations, the chief engineer of "Tiumenburgas" company. Candidate of Technical Sciences. Took part in the Management Seminar in Viena, in the Seminar on Basic Principles of Management in the United States.

Married; has two daughters and a son.

Was awarded the Order of Honour of Russian Federation and the honorary title "Exemplary Specialist of the USSR Ministry of Gas Industry".

Phone: (34549) 323-63.