Kirill Tyurdenev was born on April 19, 1977. He graduated with honors from Moscow State Institute of International Relations with a bachelor’s degree in International Relations and an MA in International Law. Tyurdenev holdsan LL.M from Manchester University and completed executive education programs in INSEAD and London Business School. From 2000 to 2004 Tyurdenev worked for A.T. Kearney and Unilever, in 2004 joined McKinsey&Co. From 2007 to 2012 he worked for Sibur Mineral Fertilizers as Deputy CEO for Strategy and Corporate Development. From 2012 Tyurdenev served as Executive Vice President and Board member in Sistem a investment holding, and later as President and Board Chair in United Petrochemical Company within the Sistem a holding. Before joining NIS he occupied the position of the Chairman of the Board in Ufaorgsintez. In April 2016 Tyurdenev joined “NIS j.s.c. Novi Sad” as First Deputy CEO for Refining and Sales.
On December 8, 2016, he became a Board of Directors member, and on March 22, 2017 was appointed CEO of “NIS j.s.c. Novi Sad”.