Denis Sekachev joined Gazprom-Media as Deputy General Director in January 2015. He oversees business support and information technologies.
Before joining Gazprom-media, from 2008 to 2014, Mr Sekachev was Executive Vice-President of the Sochi 2014 Olympic and Paralympic Games Organizing Committee. In this role, Denis Sekachev was in charge of the relations with the International Olympic Committee and International Paralympic Committee, National Olympic and Paralympic Committees, and also oversaw accommodation, protocol, linguistic services and the torch relay.
Previously in his career, Denis Sekachev occupied various executive positions in government institutions and was involved in organizing large social and political events on an international scale.
Denis Sekachev was born on June 23, 1974. He graduated from the Moscow Military Institute of the Federal Border Security Service with a degree in military and law studies.
He is married and has two children.
His work has been recognized with the Order for the Services to the Fatherland, IV Class, and a Silver Olympic Order.