Paroc Group appoints Igor Shatz as general manager for Russia

18 Oct 2012

Igor Shatz (44) has been appointed general manager responsible for Paroc Russia as of November 1, 2012. Igor Shatz will be a member of the Paroc Group management team.


Igor Shatz, General Manager for Paroc Russia
Igor Shatz has strong industrial experience from various general management roles. He has worked in the brewery industry, but also has experience in the construction industry. In his most recent post he worked as managing director of Heineken Brewery LLC, based in St. Petersburg.

Igor Shatz has earned a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the St. Petersburg Forest Engineering Academy and an economics and enterprise management degree from the St. Petersburg Military Mechanical University. He has also completed an MBA degree in the Norwegian MBA Program. 

We are delighted to have Igor join Paroc. He has had a very successful career path in general management positions in various industrial companies in the Russian market. With good customer orientation and manufacturing competence Igor brings valuable knowledge to Paroc and reinforces the company’s growth strategy,” says Kari Lehtinen, CEO of Paroc Group

Igor Shatz will succeed the previous general manager for Paroc Russia, Oleg Ermakov, who has been appointed sales director for Paroc Technical Insulations in the Russian market.