bessonov.jpg  Deputy General Director - Director of the "Rosenergoatom"
  branch "The Balakovo Nuclear Power Plant"

Bessonov Valeriy Nikolaevich 

Mr. Bessonov was born in 1958.

Has graduated from the Tomsk Polytechnic University.

1980-1983 - an engineer at the Novovoronezh NPP.

1983-1987 - a software engineer at NovovoronezhAtomEnergoNaladka.

1987-2001 - a head of shift, subsequently holding positions of the deputy head of operational workshop, the Acting head of the workshop, and the head of the Balakovo reactor workshop No. 2.

2001-2009 - the deputy chief engineer of the Balakovo NPP 3rd and 4th power blocks’ operation.

2009-2016 - the Balakovo NPP chief engineer.

On July 25, 2016, Mr. Bessonov was appointed as the deputy CEO of the Rosenergoatom, Joint-Stock Company and the director of its affiliate Balakovo NPP.

An honored power engineer of the Russian Federation (1994), holds multiple testimonials, medals, honorary certificates, badges of merit, titles, and diplomas. One of the most long-service employees of the nuclear power industry, a labor veteran (2008).

Holds a 3rd stage badge “For Merit to the Nuclear Power Industry” (2013) and a testimonial from the Saratov Region Industry and Energy Ministry (2015).