Governing bodies

Organizational structure of Machine-building Association Cluster of Automotive Industry

of Samara Region



The supreme governing body of the Association is General meeting of Association’s members


The supreme governing body of MBA “CAI SR” is the general meeting of Association’s members, which is responsible for resolving the most important issues which include creating an organizational chart, ensuring achievements of intended objectives, establishing development strategy, electing the Association Board and the Association executive body.



Collective executive body: the Association Council


Association Council plays a key role in prioritizing activities and development strategies of MBA “CAI SR”. It is responsible for the general management of the Association. It makes decisions and executes tasks of the Cluster, convenes the General Meeting, considers priority areas of activity, principles of formation and use of property, financial plans, Association annual reports, and conducts a control over the sole executive body’s activities.


Eduard Karlovich Vaino - Chairman of the Council


Member of the Board of Directors of JSC AVTOVAZ, VP for external affairs and shareholders’ relations at JSC AVTOVAZ






Oleg Nikolaevich Zhadaev 


Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Samara Region




Denis Stanislavovich Chirkov


Localization and export Director at APO RUS


Leonid Petrovich Platoshin


General Director of CJSC Megaplast



Alexander Davidovich Gorin


Business Development Director of Faurecia Automotive Development LLC



Dmitry Alexandrovich Yakubovsky


Director of Autoliv LLC


Andrey Veniaminovich Kraynov


General Director of the Machine-building Association Cluster of Automotive Industry of Samara Region



Sole executive body: Director General


The sole executive body carries out the current management of the Association as well as resolves all operational issues which do not fall under competence of other bodies of the Association, provides communication with the executive authorities, the cluster’s members and the cluster’s infrastructure places, enables realization of the primary strategic documents and solutions of the General Meeting and the Board of MBA “CAI SR”.



Andrey Veniaminovich Kraynov


General Director


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