Senior Managers

Andrey Gulak

Senior Project Manager

Andrey Gulak joined DBC in 2013 and is currently a senior project manager. His background is in mechanical engineering, but soon went into management and has worked his way up from an M&E manager, to design manager, to project manager and is now senior project manager on major projects.

Andrey graduated in 2008 from the St Petersburg State Technological University with MSc degree in mechanical engineering, had brief spells at Kraft Food and Hyundai before joining AECOM as design and project manager. He has had a wide variety of experience on industrial projects, including General Motors, Unilever, Danone and Efes, on hotel projects including Holiday Inn and Grand Hotel Europe and on airports including Pulkovo and Simferopol.

Dmitry Golovko

Project Manager

Dmitry Golovko joined DBC in 2016 as Project Manager.
Dmitry graduated from the Moscow Engineering and Construction Institute (MGSU) in 1987 with a MSc degree in civil engineering. He began his career as a design engineer in the construction department. He was engaged in the engineering Ministry of Defence facilities until 1991. He worked as a structural surveyor in a specialist company until 1993. He worked in a general contractor construction company, where he was engaged in the construction of industrial and civil constructions until 2011. He then worked in AECOM as a construction manager and project manager until he joined DBC in 2016.

Major projects: Simferopol Airport, VTB Arena, Sheremetyevo Cargo, CDC Park Huamin, Vladivostok Airport, LKZ Plant in Tver, LTE Plant, Karelia Upofloor Plant, Multifunctional Complex “Morskoy Zamok”, Metal Processing Plant, “Sibirsky Bereg” facility, experimental products workshop in Mikoyan plant, the river fleet base in Volgorechensk and the railway base in Ryazan.

Yuri Kapralov

Senior Services Manager

Yuri Kapralov joined DBC in 2014 and is currently a senior services manager. His background is electrical engineering. He started out as a plant foreman, and developed into an electrical / utilities manager. He has now had a wealth of management experience on all MEP systems, industrial process installations and utility installations.
 
Yuri graduated in 1984 from Togliatti Technical Institute in Russia with MSc degree in industrial power supply. He has held foreman and chief electrical engineer positions in a number of process plants, until in 2001 he joined Hanscomb / Savant / AECOM as electrical / utilities manager. Yuri has experience on industrial projects, including Cargill, General Electric, Peugeot Citroen, General Motors Avtovaz, as well as commercial projects including the Park House mall in Togliatti, Russia.

David Brazhnikov

Senior Cost Manager

David Brazhnikov was DBC’s first employee back in early 2012. He has been working on construction projects as a cost manager ever since he graduated and has had much experience on a wide variety of projects. He is currently a senior cost manager.
 
David graduated in 2009 from the People’s Friendship University of Russia with MSc degree in construction engineering. Whilst still at college he was working with Savant as an assistant cost manager since 2006. In 2010 he joined RPSi, had a brief spell at KPMG, before joining DBC as a cost manager. He has worked on many major projects, including Gazprom Tower, Kazan Airport, Spartak Stadium, Metropolis Shopping Centre, Pulkovo Airport, Simferopol Airport, Grand Hotel Europe, as well as several industrial projects, including Halliburton, Sveza and Latvenergo power station.

Alexey Gerasimenko

Senior Cost Manager

Alexey Gerasimenko joined DBC in 2013. He has been working on construction projects as a cost manager ever since he graduated and has had much experience on a wide variety of projects. He is currently a senior cost manager.

Alexey graduated in 2005 from the Moscow College of Urban Development and Entrepreneurship with MSc degree in cost estimation. Whilst still at college he worked on the Third Transport Ring. He joined Savant / AECOM in 2007, had a spell with Bovis before joining DBC as a cost manager. He has worked on many projects, including VTB Arena, Belaya Dacha and Pulkov Outlet Villages, Pulkovo Airport, Vladivostok Airport, Park Huaming, General Electric fit-out, Boston Scientific fit-out, AstrZeneca fit-out, as well as several industrial projects, including Peugeot Citroen, Volvo, Royal Canin and SCA.

Sergey Kuzmin

Finance Manager

Sergey Kuzmin is Financial Manager of DBC. He is a professional with an MBA and many years of high-level project experience with domestic and international clients. His experience also covers wide range of sectors including industrial, commercial, hotels, retail and residential.

Sergey graduated from the Moscow State Technical University named after Bauman in 1994. He obtained experience of procurement management in the number of renowned local and international manufacturing firms before joining project management consultancy SAVANT in 2005. Sergey spent years on the major regional greenfield projects of the consultancy, such as Carbo Ceramics (Chelyabinsk), Bunge Corp. (Voronezh), and General Motors (St.Petersburg) as well as commercial projects and fit-outs holding the position of Cost / Procurement manager.
He became Project finance controller for SAVANT and, later AECOM before joining the DBC soon after it was set up by Carlos and Andrew in 2011. He recently obtained the MBA Finance degree from the WU Executive Academy at the Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Vienna (Austria).

Dmitry Kolyshkin

Senior Manager

Dmitry Kolyshkin joined "DBC Consultants"  in 2015 and is currently a senior construction Manager.

After graduation, Dmitry began his career as a civil engineer, then he worked as a construction monitoring engineer, a health and safety engineer and a technical Director.

Dmitry graduated from the Saint Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering (SPSUACE) in 2001. The civil engineer career began in the Swedish company “JGB Construction”. In 2005-2007 Dmitry worked in the US investment company “Jensen Group” as technical Director. In 2010-2013, while being a member of the general contractor “Outotec GmbH” team, Dmitry worked on the project for the construction of oil shale plant in the EU.

He has worked on many major civil and industrial construction projects, including Pulkovo Airport in St. Petersburg.

Elman Abaev

Project Manager

Elman Abaev joined DBC in 2013 and currently is Project Manager. Elman's professional work began as a construction foreman, but with time and skill development, having experience as a quality engineer and planning manager, grew up to the site manager and then to the construction manager. Currently, Elman is the project manager at one of the company's projects.

Elman graduated from St. Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering in 2011 with a diploma of Civil Engineer in Industrial and Civil Construction branch. In 2013, Elman graduated from the St. Petersburg State University of Telecommunications, having received a specialty in the field of Economics and Management. Before joining DBC as a site manager, he worked for ICA Astaldi for a long time. Elman has experience working on industrial projects, including Cargill and AVON, hotel construction projects, including Park Inn, Grand Hotel Europe and Hyatt, as well as experience in the construction of airports Pulkovo and Simferopol.