Severstal is one of the world’s leading vertically integrated steel and steel related mining companies with approximately 50,000 employees. It unites more than 30 production, service, logistics, sales and repair enterprises in Russia and abroad.

Severstal’s flagship plant – Cherepovets Steel Mill – is one of the world’s largest integrated and the most efficient steelworks. The company is also self-sufficient with coal and iron ore.


Severstal supplies to 60 countries around the world. Its clients include the country's leading construction, oil and gas, automotive and machine-building companies.

Severstal is committed to achieving a balance between its economic goals and responsibility to the environment. The company conducts a full environmental refurbishment programme at Severstal’s main assets to further reduce the group’s environmental impact. Severstal was the first Russian company in the industry to participate in the Worldsteel "Step up" program, which aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by the global steel industry through the introduction of a new methodology.

Alexander Shevelev Severstal CEO
Severstal's participation in the GreenTech Startup Booster is a logical continuation of the company's environmental policy. All our investment projects include both an environmental impact assessment and a list of measures to minimize this impact. We strive to use innovative technologies to reduce the environmental burden of enterprises. I am sure that the projects of the accelerator participants will help us take a fresh look at environmental technologies and find solutions to our urgent problems in this area.

Experts of the GreenTech Startup Booster:

Andrey Laptev
Director of Business Development and Corporate Venture Projects
Dmitry Gorbachev
Business System Development Director, Severstal Management JSC
Olga Kalashnikova
Head of the Ecology Department
Mikhail Belov
Chief Ecologist
Renata Efremova
Manager of water protection activities
Vladimir Litvinov
Manager of the organization of air protection activities
Svetlana Sukhova
Manager of the organization of waste management activities