• This year the CIS Downstream Summit will be co-located with The CEE & Turkey Refining & Petrochemicals Summit!

Raffaele Fronteddu is currently Proposal Manager in the Licensing Department in Eni – Refining & Marketing. He joined Eni in 2006 as process engineer. In the last 10 years he served in several positions in Eni Slurry Technology development project and other petroleum-related subjects.

Raffaele holds a Master of Science degree in Chemical Engineering and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.

Alexey Lebedev

In 2000 Alexey graduated from Mikhailov military artillery academy and started his professional career as sales manager in computer and software industry. From 2005 until 2010 Alexey works for Microsoft company where he is responsible for effective collaboration with largest enterprises in C3 region Russia.

Alexey started his way in AVEVA as sales executive manager and for a number of years he successfully developed several challenging lines of business such as AVEVA ERM implementation to the market, AVEVA in shipbuilding and ship design and some others. Nowadays Alexey works in the position of sales manager for Russia and CIS region and is the leader of AVEVA Saint Petersburg office.

Amir Habibullin

In 2004 Amir graduated from the department of Automated Systems of Data Control and Management of Gubkin Oil&Gas State University in Moscow.

Amir’s professional background includes a variety of fields both as in technical project support and in clients support and sales departments. Thus, in GAZPROM Amir worked in the position of technical manager on the projects of construction and modernization of gas transportation objects. In IBS Amir was responsible for key oil&gas customers’ development and support. Amir joined AVEVA in 2007, and has pioneered a number of important initiatives in the company since that time. He has accomplished a number of complex projects with key Russian oil&gas and chemistry engineering&design institutes. He was one of the specialists who started AVEVA activities in Caspian region and successfully established relationship with oil&gas giants in Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan. Nowadays, Amir is in charge of AVEVA development with owner operators in Russia and CIS countries.

Albert Traxler is Sales Director at Pörner’s Head Office in Vienna, Austria and holds the position of the company’s Representative in the CIS countries. He is also Member of the board of Pörner’s daughter company OOO “Pörner Group Russia”.

With a well-rounded background in national and most of all international business and management Albert has a long experience as manager in the field of oil & gas, petrochemicals trade and industry. Albert looks back to a more than 20 years long professional career in leading positions in Russia and CIS countries. Albert’s vast knowledge of international markets and strong managerial skills proved invaluable in expanding Pörner’s business in Russia and CIS, as well as achieving recognition of some of the biggest vertically integrated national and international companies.

Albert holds a degree in International Business from the University of Business in Vienna, Austria and is fluent in English, Russian and French. Albert is also a regular speaker at international conferences.