Alexander Polonyankin


Deputy of general director for strategy and development
Russian Platinum

Since 2012, Mr. Polonyankin had been working for Russian Platinum LLC
From 2006 to 2012 Mr. Polonyankin worked for SRK Consulting – International mining consultancy group as Principal Geologist and held position of Head of Geology in SRK Consulting (Russia) Ltd. From 2001 to 2006 Mr. Polonyankin worked for mining companies LLC “AS Priisk Drazhniy” (“Uzhuralzoloto”) and LLC “Severstal-resource” as mining and resource geologist. From 1997 to 1999 he had been working for exploration company JSC “Krasnoyarskgeologiya” as a field geologist and after that, till 2001 he worked as Expert-gemologist in jewelry workshop.
Mr. Polonyankin graduated from the Krasnoyarskiy State Academy of Non-ferrous Metals and Gold as a geologist (MSc), to add to it, he has got an additional education as Gemologist in 1999.
Mr. Polonyankin is the Member of Australian Institute Mining and Metallurgy (MAusIMM) and has Chartered Professional accreditation in geology (GeoCP).