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The head of Sberbank German Gref called the condition under which he can leave his post. He expressed the hope that the Bank’s strategy will not change in case of change of the main shareholder, reports “Interfax”.
“When I came to my position, I came up with the concept of certain. And if the concept is changed, I don’t see my position in the company, and a lot of people who work with me, too,” said Gref.
Also, the head of Sberbank noted that the change of the principal owner is “more positive than negative.” “Not even as a Bank and as a major techcompany, I think we can bring huge benefits to the country today for technological transformation, using our platform,” he said.
At the end of December 2019, the German Gref said that the issue of transfer by the Bank of Russia stake in Sberbank other state institutions was not discussed with the credit institution. Gref added that Sberbank comfortable working with the Central Bank as a shareholder, but he sees no problem if the decision on the transfer of shares will be accepted.
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