Club's Sponsors

Season 2015-16
General Partner

Rostelecom is Russia's national telecommunications operator and now also includes the regional incumbent telecommunications operators (CentreTelecom, SibirTelecom, Dalsvyaz, Uralsvyazinform, VolgaTelecom, North-West Telecom and Southern Telecommunications Company) and Dagsvyazinform. Rostelecom has the largest domestic backbone network (approximately 500 thousand km) and last mile connections to approximately 35 million households in Russia. The Company holds licences to provide a wide range of telecommunications services (telephony, data, TV and value-added solutions) to residential, corporate and governmental subscribers and third party operators across all regions of the Russian Federation. The Rostelecom brand is one of Russia's ten most trusted brands (source: Romir market research).

Rostelecom's ordinary and preferred shares are traded on the MICEX-RTS (RTKM, RTKMP) stock exchange, and its depository receipts are traded over-the-counter in the United States on the OTCQX under the symbol 'ROSYY'. Rostelecom is majority owned (53.2% of ordinary shares) by the Russian Government and has a free float of 40.7% of the outstanding ordinary shares and 71.1% of the outstanding preferred shares. Standard&Poor's has assigned Rostelecom a 'BB+' international credit rating with a 'Stable' outlook. Rostelecom had 28.8 million local fixed-line voice subscribers, 12.7 million mobile voice subscribers, 7.9 million fixed-line broadband subscribers and 5.8 million pay-TV subscribers at the end of the third quarter of 2011. The Group generated RUB 275.7 billion of combined and consolidated revenues, RUB 101.4 billion of OIBDA (36.8% of revenues) and RUB 31.3 billion of net income for the twelve months ended December 31, 2010.

Official Carrier

Aeroflot is Russias flagship carrier and one of the largest airline groups in Europe.

In 2013, its 90th anniversary year, Aeroflot carried 20.9 million passengers (31.4 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries), a record for any Russian airline.

A proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance, Aeroflot and its partners serve more than 1,000 destinations in 177 countries worldwide.

Aeroflot operates the youngest fleet in the World (among the major airlines), numbering 152 Airbus, Boeing and Sukhoi airliners.

Aeroflot is among the global leaders in aviation safety. The companys European Community Safety Assessment of Foreign Aircraft (SAFA) Index, which is the main globally recognized safety parameter, is comparable to global peers.

The first Russian carrier to enter the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) register, renewing its registration for the fifth time in 2013, Aeroflot has successfully passed the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) and is fully ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 compliant.

In 2014 Aeroflot was named by SKYTRAX as the Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the third time. Find more at

United Aircraft Corporation
Title Sponsor
General Partner

Rosgeologia is a Russian multi-industry geological holding which offers a full range of geological exploration services from regional surveys to parametric drilling and subsoil monitoring. The holding boasts unique expertise, particularly in marine geology and shelf operations.

Rosgeologia was established by Decree No. 957 of the President of the Russian Federation dated 15 July 2011 on the basis of Tsentrgeologia, one of the oldest exploration companies in Russia. Rosgeologia is a fully state-owned company.

The enterprises within the holding company operate in all eight federal districts of Russia. Rosgeologia is made up of 38 enterprises located in 30 regions across the country. 25 enterprises more are at the stage of joining the holding. Relevant Decrees On the Development of JSC Rosgeologia were signed by the RF President on 19 February 2015. A total of more than 1,000 fields and deposits have been discovered by the holdings companies, including major hydrocarbon and solid mineral deposits and fields such as the Astrakhan field (2.5 trillion cubic meters of natural gas), the Tengiz field (3.1 billion tonnes of oil), the Kovykta field (1.9 trillion cubic meters of natural gas), the Sukhoi Log deposit (about 2 thousand tonnes of gold), the Kursk Magnetic Anomaly, and many others.

Rosgeologias subsidiaries have rich experience in implementing projects abroad: dozens of new fields and deposits have been discovered in Asia, Europe, Africa, and Latin America. Rosgeologia clients include such companies as Gazprom, Rosneft, Lukoil, Severstal, MMC Norilsk Nickel, Itera, NLMK, Sibuglemet, BP, Chevron, and many others.

Official Sponsor

JSC Sevmorneftegeofizika is the largest marine geophysical company in Russia. It renders a wide range of the services worldwide:

  • 2D/3D marine seismic surveys;
  • Seismic processing;
  • Integrated interpretation of G&G data.

Technical Sponsor
Irkutsk Electroprospecting Company

JSC Irkutsk Electroprospecting Company (IERP) is a certified geophysical company providing services in exploration for oil and gas, mineral deposits, and groundwater, as well as in engineering geology, environmental geology, and other geoscience applications.

We study the subsurface at any stage from exploration to production using best technologies and know-how in:

  • advanced 2D|3D electromagnetic surveys for petroleum exploration;
  • high-resolution shallow soundings for groundwater prospecting;
  • comprehensive pre-drilling assessment for geohazards prediction;
  • joint interpretation of seismic and resistivity data.

We are a team of highly skilled specialists with a wealth of experience in petroleum and mineral exploration in Russia and world-wide.

Providing turn-key solutions tailored to clients needs is our basic strategy.

AT Consulting
Official Sponsor
Moscow Endocrine Plant

FSUE Moscow Endocrine Plant is a leading Russian pharmaceutical company. It manufactures essential and socially important drugs.

FSUE Moscow Endocrine Plant has developed over its more than a 73-year history and is proud for its successful experience in the pharmaceutical industry. Its product line consists of 85 drugs (61 INN), 51 drugs are included in Vital and Essential Drugs List approved by the Government of the Russian Federation.

The Enterprise acts as a supplier for all regions of Russia and the executives bodies of the Russian government.

We produce high-quality and affordable domestic drugs for all people.

Papa Johns
Official Partner

The American Papa Johns pizza chain unites nearly 4,000 restaurants worldwide both company-owned and franchised. Papa Johns has achieved global success since entrepreneur John Schnatter founded the brand 27 years ago, using the companys Better Ingredients, Better Pizza proposition to highlight his commitment to delivering the finest product. Evidence of the longevity of that determination is the highly regarded American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), which has seen consumers rate Papa John's No. 1 in customer satisfaction among all national pizza chains for an unprecedented ten times in eleven years. Papa Johns first Russian store was opened in 2003 in Moscow and now there are 35 stores in Russia with 24 of them in Moscow, 7 in Saint Petersburg and 4 in Siberia. In 2012 Papa Johns first store in Baku, Azerbaidzhan, was opened.

GMS Clinic
Official Sponsor
Coca-Cola Hellenic
Technical Sponsor
Baikal Pearl

Since the beginning of the creation of the natural wonder - Lake Baikal, BAIKAL PEARL water was securely hidden deep in the earth and was not exposed to outside influences. Legendary Baikal is filled with rivers that descend from the surrounding mountains and springs gushing from the ground. Millions of years, pure, untouched water contained in underground deposits around Lake Baikal.<\p>

Extraction of water from a protected source is a guarantee of consistent quality and eliminates the risks that arise during the production from the open source.
Media Sponsor
Media Sponsor
Sport Express
Media Sponsor

Founded in 1991 by Vladimir Kuchmiy, "Sport-Express" is Russian leading sports issue. Novadays, the Sport-Express contains many media products - it is a daily newspaper, additional glossy magazines, official web-site, Internet-TV and a mobile application as well. The newspaper is distributed in 309 cities in Russia, it's neighboring countries and beyond.

"Sport-Express" became the most reliable and popular sports media brand in Russia over the past 25 years. The issue's stature is granted by the worldwide recognition: "Sport-Express" is the only Russian representative at European Sports Media, the European sports issues affluent association. A noteworthly details is that "Sport-Express" is a member of "National Media Group" (NMG, Natsionalnaya Media Gruppa) holdings starting March 2016.

Media Sponsor

VK is the leading social network of Russia and the CIS. The resource is the leader in Europe in the duration of time users spend on the site and is fourth on the continent in the number of pages viewed.

VK gives everyone the chance to voice their opinions using any methods known to man to this day. The aim of VK is to remain the fastest, most modern and aesthetically pleasing means of communicating on the Internet.