Sergey Napolskikh has been with Stoilensky since April 2014. In his previous capacity, he worked as Managing Director with Eurasia Kachkanar GOK until March 2014. From 2006 to 2010, his positions included Chief Engineer and Managing Director at Vysokogorsky mining and beneficiation plant.
Sergey Napolskikh started his career in 1983 at Abansky coalmine as surveyor and geologist. He graduated from Moscow State Open University majoring in Mine Surveying.
He was awarded Miner of Russia Golden badge in 2009. He also received the Ural Mountain Prize in 2013 for his contribution to the development of the mining industry in the Urals.