In Russia detained one of the founders of the “Industrial Union of Donbass” Oleg Mkrtchan.
This information was confirmed to “the Ukrainian truth” the Deputy Sergey Taruta.
“According to my information, Mkrtchan detained. Him with accusations of embezzlement of funds provided by the state banks. Most likely, we are talking about the credit funds of Vnesheconombank, which has been used for the development of ISD and the development of other companies that Mkrtchyan is fluent in the Russian Federation”, – said Taruta.
According to Taruta, Mkrtchan not only shareholders, but the CEO of ISD, responsible for all financial activities of the Corporation.
“As far as I know, he was detained for 2 months for investigation,” – said Taruta.
At the same time, the businessman recalled that in 2010, did not participate in the operational management of ISD.
“And in 2014 my assets in ISD was arrested by the Russian courts, the decisions of which are contested in international courts.”, – added Taruta.
ISD was founded in 1995. Is an integrated holding company owning blocks of shares of enterprises of mining-metallurgical complex. The Corporation consists of Alchevsk iron and steel works, Dneprovsky iron and steel works, steelworks Dunaferr and ISD-Huta Czestochowa.
Controlling stake in ISD belongs to the pool of Russian investors, including one of the founders of the metallurgical company Evraz Alexander Katunin.
Even owners of 49.9% of the shares of ISD is a Ukrainian businessmen Serhiy Taruta and Oleg Mkrtchan.