Top managers of Gazprom subsidiaries suspected of commercial bribery

Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation: head of Gazprom Gazoraspredeleniye was detained in Krasnodar on suspicion of a crime Alexey Rudnev on suspicion of commercial bribery. This was reported to by the official representative of the department, Svetlana Petrenko.

His deputy Alexander Savostyanov and deputy directors of the company's branches in four cities: Sochi, Gelendzhik, Anapa and Krasnodar – Alexei Petrov, are also suspected of committing a crime, Oleg Butkevich, Stanislav Bariev and Konstantin Lyutoy.

A criminal case was initiated under article 204 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (“Receiving commercial bribery on an especially large scale”)