Azat Yagafarov

Deputy Director General, and Director of the Moscow office of the Tatneft JSC, interacting with government authorities

Biography

Date of birth – April 4, 1961.

Place of birth – the village of Sarly in Aznakaevsky District of the Tatar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic.

From 1979 to 1985, he was a student at the Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (Moscow) where he studied in "Economics and Organization of the Oil and Gas Industry" discipline, as well as attending an in-depth

English language course. In 1990 he graduated from the Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas.

PhD in Economics.

In 1978 started to work as an electrician for the Aznakaevsk UPNP and KRS oil company.

From 1985 to 1987, an engineer-economist, and Deputy Head of Planning and Economic Department of the oil and gas department of Aktyubaneft.

In 1990, he became head engineer of the Tatneft Department of Internal Economic Affairs, and in 1992, became head of the department of the representation of Internal Economic Affairs of the Tatneft JSC company in Moscow.

Since 1999, he has worked as Deputy Director of the Internal Economic Affairs firm.