The World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) has announced the appointment of Vasily Aksenov to the position of WANO Moscow Centre Director, effective from 1 February 2015.
As part of his responsibilities as Moscow Centre Director, Vasily Aksenov will join the WANO Executive Leadership Team (ELT), which is responsible for the day to day operation of WANO. The ELT is comprised of the WANO Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and all four Regional Centre Directors.
Ken Ellis, WANO CEO, said:
"We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Vasily Aksenov as WANO's new Moscow Centre Director and look forward to welcoming him to the ELT Team and the broader WANO family. I'd also like to take this opportunity to thank Mikhail Chudakov for his dedication and commitment to WANO over the last eight years. I wish Mikhail well in his new role at the IAEA and in all his future endeavours."