The Presidium of the Night hockey League made for a change of CEO
The Presidium of the Fund for the development of Amateur hockey «Night Hockey League» called for the early termination of powers of General Director Igor Bakhmutova. About this RBC reported a source in the League confirmed a source close to the presidency.
«On Friday held a meeting of the Presidium of the Fund, the source said. — The members called for the resignation of the Director General.»
«The Bureau decided to terminate the powers of the Director General under the Charter, he was elected for five years», — said the source. Legally, the dismissal should be issued early next week, the sources added.
The head of the press service of the Night of the League, Igor Kakurin comments RBC has denied the information about the dismissal of the General Director.
Bahmutov came in the Night League in 2016, first Deputy General Director, in the summer of that year he was elected CEO.
In July this year Night League left the General sponsor the company «Transneft», and as Chairman of the Presidium left the Vice-President of the company Boris King. He was replaced by senior Vice-President of Norilsk Nickel Sergey Batekhin.
On the official website of the League sponsors are Norilsk Nickel and the group «Sibantratsit».
In September, the participants of Night of the League wrote the petition for the resignation Bakhmutova. They insisted that the level of organization of competitions is reduced, and in the leadership scandals and the constant reshuffle.
Night League was created in 2011 on the initiative of Vladimir Putin and Russian hockey veterans. The organization brings together Amateur players across the country.