Ekaterina Tikhomirova, last year left the post of General Director of the European media group (EMG owns “Europe Plus”, “DOROZHNOE radio” Retro FM, etc.), took the post of Vice-President of the ACMG media group, which publishes in Russia magazines Forbes, Numero, L’officiel and others. About it told RBC a source close to the group confirmed RBC itself Tikhomirov.
Tikhomirova has served as CEO of EMG, the leading Russian leading broadcasting holdings, since 2012. At the end of may 2016 main owners of the company became the beneficiary of the Ural mountain-metallurgical company Andrey Bokarev and the top management of the industrial group Andrey Kozitsyn and Igor Kudryashkin. Tikhomirova was invited to remain as head of the Board of Directors of EMG, but she refused. “It is not my desired role and purpose in life,” she explained. Her place was taken by Roman Emelyanov, former program Director of “Russian radio”.
According to Ekaterina Tikhomirova, ACMG she will be responsible for developing and implementing digital strategies for a portfolio of brands ACMG. Details she could not reveal, referring to the fact that “only went to the new location”.
Media group ACMG was founded in 2008 and until 2015-wow he specialized mainly in the production of life-style publications under the brand SNC, Numero, Port, L’officiel, Golf Digest and others. In the fall of 2015, the group owner Alexander Fedotov was bought from a German Axel Springer all of its local business, whose main asset is the Russian version of Forbes. To sell Russian business, Axel Springer decided because of a change in legislation From 1 February 2016, the share of foreign ownership in all Russian media may not exceed 20%.