The Syktyvkar city court in absentia brought accusation in bribery in especially large size the former head of “VimpelCom” Mikhail Slobodin. In the international search Slobodin was announced September 12, reports “Interfax” with reference to the press service of the court.
Slobodin is involved as an accused under article 291 of the criminal code (bribery in especially large size), according to the ruling of the court.
Earlier it became known that abroad Slobodin arrested in absentia by a court decision for a period of two months from the date of detention. Slobodin was wanted on 7 September.
In addition to slobodina in the case also held two more of the helper. the head of the “T Plus” (up to 2015 of JSC “Integrated energy system, IES), Boris Vainzikher and managing Director and shareholder of group of companies “Renova” Yevhen olkhovyk. Slobodin, olkhovyk and Vainziher consistently led the company ZAO “KES”. Slobodin from 2003 to 2011, olkhovyk from 2010 to 2012, and Vainziher 2012.
According to investigators, the leaders of energy companies “T Plus” gave bribes to the leadership of the Republic of Komi to obtain the favorable conditions for doing business. TFR called the total sum of bribes to the leadership of the Komi 800 million rubles.
Vainzikher and olkhovyk were detained during searches in “Renove” and “T Plus”, held on 5 September.