Management

Maxim Barskiy
Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Barskiy (born 1974) has been a member of the board and the Managing director of Matra Petroleum AB since 2017. He has been Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Matra USA since 2013. Maxim has worked in the oil and gas industry for more than 12 years. Mr. Barskiy has a MSc degree in Economics from State University of St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg, Russia.
Elena Selezneva
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Ms. Selezneva (born 1982) has been CFO at Matra Petroleum AB since 2017 and Chief Financial Officer of Matra USA since 2013, Elena has over six years of experience in the oil and gas industry and is an ACCA qualified accountant. Elena holds a BSc degree in Accounting from Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics.
Sergey Funygin
Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Mr. Funygin (born 1968) has been Chief Operating Officer of Matra USA since 2014. He has more than 20 years of experience in the exploration and production industry. Sergey holds an MBA from Rice University, Houston, TX.
Igor Indychko
Chief Technical Officer (CTO)

Mr. Indychko (born 1970) has been CTO at Matra USA since 2013. He has over 20 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. He holds a MSc degree in Petroleum Engineering from Moscow Academy of Oil and Gas.
Andrey Nikishenkov
Head of Business Development

Mr. Nikishenkov (born 1977) has been head of business development at Matra USA since 2013. He has over 10 years of experience in the oil and gas industry and is a qualified accountant. He holds a MSc in Economics from the Higher School of Economics and a diploma in Mathematics from Moscow State University.