Management profile

Legal Director

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Sergey Prokofiev joined Lenta as Legal and Government Relations Director in 2012.

Experience: Prior to joining Lenta, Sergey worked for Metro Cash & Carry for 11 years in different positions including Legal and Compliance Director. He started his career as expert-interpreter and later worked as a lawyer in a major Russian law firm and as a defending attorney at the Moscow City Bar.

Qualifications: Sergey graduated from the Military Institute of Foreign Languages (‘VKIMO’) and the Institute of Law. He holds a PhD in Law from the Institute of Legislation and Comparative Law under the Government of the Russian Federation and an MBA in Strategic Management from California State University.