Chairman of the Board of Directors, Lenta LLC
Stephen Ogden is Chairman of the Board of Directors of hypermarket chain Lenta (Russia). He is also the Founder and Managing Partner of the First Montenegro Stone Property Fund, and Co-Founder and Managing Partner of the Istanbul-based Pera Property Fund. He was previously a non-executive director of MDM-Print (Russia), United Confectioneries (Russia), Heineken Russia and Metropolis Media (former Yugoslavia). He was Chief Financial Officer of the Bochkarev Brewery in St Petersburg from 1997 to 2002.
Mr Ogden has a joint honours degree in economics and politics from Durham University, England. He is active in British politics, having held the position of Conservative Councillor of Altrincham, Cheshire.