Mr. Anisimov, 34, has extensive experience in financial management in the Russian branches of leading international companies. Before joining Wimm-Bill-Dann in the middle of 2003 as Finance Director of the Dairy division, he was Regional Corporate Finance Manager for Motorola?s operations in Russia & the CIS. Prior to that, Mr. Anisimov worked for Cadbury Confectionary and British Petroleum PLC. Mr. Anisimov has a degree in economics from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations.
Mr. Anisimov will continue to control the finances of Wimm-Bill-Dann?s Dairy division, which accounts for 75% of Group sales.