Director General of the “Mega farm” Andrei Gusev appeared first Vice – Mikhail Kazakov. As it became known, “PV”, it will work to improve the effectiveness of the network.
In the “Mega farm” does not comment. However, a source in the company said that the network reaches a new stage of development, when it is necessary not only to expand the business and increase the profitability of existing outlets.
Mikhail Kazakov has previously worked in several trading companies. In 2005-2007, he held various management positions in “Euroset”, in 2008-2013 she was Director of sales and service of MTS then within two years – managing Director in “chocolate” in 2015 was led by the retail network “Monetka”, and by 2016-2018 led the company Belmarket (Belarus).
To receive comments of Andrey Gusev”s appointment failed.
It is worth noting that one of the shareholders “Mega farm” – Marathon Group, owned by Alexander Vinokurov and Sergey Zakharov, at the end of may 2018, VTB purchased from almost 12% of the network “Magnet”. It is just over 12 million shares (corresponding to 11,82% of the share capital).
“The magnet” develops its own pharmaceutical project. Today the company has opened about 50 pharmacies and plans to organize high quality logistics services for its pharmaceutical business, including through a possible purchase of the distributor. As such asset is reviewed and the “SIA group”, a member of the Marathon Group.
In may 2018 in the Marathon Group, the “PV” assured that, despite the purchase of shares of “Magnet” project “Mega farm” will continue its own development.
Now the pharmacy network “Mega farm” has about thousands of pharmacies in 33 regions of the Russian Federation.