Margaret Simoniants: Margarita Simonyan / RIA Novosti
Russian government published the list of candidates for election as state representatives in the Board of Directors and the auditing Commission of the First channel. The corresponding order of Prime Minister Mikhail mishustina posted on the government portal.
Among the candidates who are proposed to be included in the composition of the Board of Directors, editor — in-chief of RT TV channel Margarita Simonyan, General Director of film concern “Mosfilm” Karen Shakhnazarov, head of the Expert Department of the President of Russia Vladimir Simonenko, rector MGIMO Anatoly Torkunov, the Deputy head of the government of Russia Leonid Levin.
The list includes the General Director of channel one Konstantin Ernst and his Deputy, anchor Kirill Kleimenov. The list also includes actor Mikhail Boyarsky and pianist Denis Matsuev.
The state Agency of Federal property management Agency owns a controlling stake in the First channel is 38.9 percent. Another 29 percent of the shares of media holding “national Media Group”, owns 20 percent of “VTB Capital”, of 9.1 percent — the TASS, the other three percent owns “Ostankino”.
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