On 14 May 2021, a meeting of the Supervisory Board of National Settlement Depository (NSD), Russia’s central securities depository, was held.
The Supervisory Board made the following decision:
Terminate powers of Maria Krasnova as acting Chairman of NSD’s Executive Board (acting sole executive body of the central securities depository) on 16 May 2021 (the last day of term).
Appoint Viktor Zhidkov as Chairman of NSD’s Executive Board for a period of three years – from 17 May 2021 to 17 May 2024 inclusively.
Approve the size of NSD’s Executive Board as six persons starting 17 May 2021.