Vitaly Vasilyevich Palabugin

Chief Legal Officer, Severstal Russian Steel Division

Vitaly Vasilyevich Palabugin

Vitaly was born in 1978.

He graduated with honours from Ekaterinburg Humanities University with a master’s degree in law.

He started his career in 2001, when he joined the Federal Commission for the Securities Market (the Urals Federal District branch).

Vitaly joined Severstal as a senior manager for corporate affairs of Severstal-Metiz in 2006 and was appointed Head of Legal Department of Severstal-Metiz in 2009.

In 2011, he joined the Legal Affairs Directorate of Severstal PJSC.

In 2014, Vitaly was appointed to the position of Head of Corporate Relations and International Business Department within the Legal Affairs Directorate of the Russian Steel Division.

From 2016 he was Head of Corporate Relations Department within Legal Affairs Directorate of the Russian Steel Division branch in Cherepovets – AO Severstal Management.

On March 6, 2017, Vitaly Palabugin was appointed Head of the Legal Affairs Department of the Corporate Center of AO Severstal-Management and Chief Legal Officer of Severstal’s Russian Steel Division.