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Area Director BAT Russia, Central Asia & Belarus

The BAT group of companies is one of the world's leading multi-category companies providing tobacco and nicotine products to millions of consumers. The group owns 45 factories producing cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco and tobacco-free nicotine products in 42 countries. BAT is more than 53,000 people of 80 different nationalities on 7 continents.

For more than 100 years, thanks to the constant striving to improve the quality and use the latest production facilities, BAT has earned a reputation as a manufacturer of high-quality tobacco and nicotine products. Now BAT is creating a better tomorrow by reducing the health impact of its business through offering a greater choice of enjoyable and less risky products to consumers.

In 1991, the BAT group of companies opened a representative office in Russia - BAT Russia. Today the company is one of the leaders in the Russian nicotine industry. It owns the modern BAT-SPB factory in St. Petersburg, and the volume of investments in the Russian economy has already exceeded one billion us dollars. The company's brand portfolio includes such well-known international and Russian brands as Dunhill, Kent, Vogue, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Lucky Strike, Java and others, as well as potential reduced risk products - the glotm tobacco heating system and neotm sticks.

Well-known international and Russian high-quality tobacco brands and modern products (glo™) from one of the leading world manufacturers of tobacco goods.


Director General

Global Functional Drinks AG is an ambitious company, whose core business is to create and promote carbonated soft drinks and functional drinks brands, and also to develop the recipes for them.

GFD AG products are unique in their wide palette of flavors and functional characteristics.
The mission of GFD AG company is to provide consumers with the opportunity not only to enjoy the taste of a drink and satisfy their thirst, but also to recover their strength and get charged with energy with the help of it.

An ambitious goal of GFD AG is to become one of the largest players in the global market (in the category of soft and functional drinks) due to active development and expansion of its geographical presence.

At the Russian market GFD AG represented by GFD RUS which developing its business in cooperation with one of the largest FMCG distributor — SNS Group of Companies. The production process in Russia is supervised by the technicians of GFD AG company.

GFD RUS is working on the development its business with distributors in Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Armenia, Tajikistan, Moldovia and Israel and others.
In the near future the company will work on the ambitious tasks of finding and developing distributors in new markets.

E-ON ENERGY DRINK is an innovative tonic drink with bright flavors, containing natural juices. It includes energy to the fullest, gives vivacity, charges a great mood and positive.

The drink has been developed to cater the needs of a new generation — for those who aim to live life to the full each day, as if there were 25 hours in a day. For those who are not used to put off all the opportunities and impressions till tomorrow. E-ON ENERGY DRINK sharpens the perception of the present moment and gives lifeblood, helping to find the best ways to achieve goals to get the most, enjoying their successes here and now. This is the most effective way to get the 25th hour in a day in order to do what is really interesting!

E-ON ENERGY DRINK was launched in the Russian market in 2012 and today it demonstrates rapid growth of market indicators and keeps evolving actively.

In 2016 the packaging for the whole product line was updated, and as well as a global project of replacing one of the existing flavors (grapefruit, orange, lemon) with a "classic" orange was completed. For convenience, the new flavors has kept its original name – CITRUS PUNCH. At the same time, the original and already loved by many GINGER CRUSH (pomegranate, ginger) and ALMOND RUSH (apricot, almond, lemon) have not changed. Also, the line was enlarged with a new flavor – BLACK POWER (classic fruits and caramel notes of guarana).

In 2018 the E-ON brand introduced another novelty – KIWI BLAST: a unique combination of flavors of kiwi and pineapple.

2019 was marked for the brand by the launch of an unprecedented and expanding the boundaries of having idea of functional drinks product – E-ON BCAA 2000 SPORT SUPPORT!

The functionality of the novelty is simply off the scale, it will definitely win all sports fans and those who just want to be in a great shape. Because E-ON BCAA 2000 SPORT SUPPORT is the first drink in the Russian market that combines the values of energy drink with usefulness of essential amino acids BCAA!

Advantages of E-ON ENERGY DRINK:
  • effective tonic formula;
  • variety of bright flavors;
  • natural fruit juices in all flavors;
  • absence of preservatives, artificial dyes and flavoring;
  • vitamin complex: B5, B6, B12, Bc, PP, biotin;
  • stylish laconic packaging.


Functional energy drink for people interested in sports and leading a healthy lifestyle. Natural ingredients energy caffeine, taurine and ginseng combined with essential amino acids BCAA – a strength that gives a powerful boost and helps to rise a new level in sports and life in generally.

The original invigorating flavor of an energy drink without artificial preservatives and colors, containing the classic fruity and caramel notes of guarana. Energizes for an active life and sharpens the sense of the present moment.

A classic rich flavor of orange-pleasantly invigorates and tones the will to succeed. CITRUS PUNCH is the choice for those who are used to acting and keep up everything.

The charismatic combination of kiwi and pineapple is an explosive mix of tropical energy. KIWI BLAST is a drink for those who value high quality and have tasted pleasure.

An unconventional combination of fresh lemon and aromatic almond bitterness – perfectly tones and refreshes. ALMOND RUSH is a drink for those who aspire to keep active and fresh look on life in any circumstances.

An explosive combination of sweet pomegranate, sour cranberry and spicy ginger – charges with excellent mood and stimulates inner strength. GINGER CRUSH is created for those who feel the pulse of life, noticing all the details.


In regards to BCAA:
  • substantial improvement of the training process;
  • saturation of vitals and muscles with nutrients;
  • reducing of recovery periods after exercise;
  • suppression of catabolic processes;
  • preservation of muscle mass;
  • increasing of power indices;
  • creating of a favorable anabolic background;
  • maintenance of muscle tone;
  • rapid consumption of subcutaneous fat.

In regards to energy:
  • effective tonic formula caffeine + ginseng;
  • balanced composition caffeine-taurine-vitamins-L-carnitine.

In regards to naturalness:
  • contains juice and plant extracts;
  • only natural flavors are used;
  • does not contain dyes and preservatives.

Marco Polo

Deputy Business line Director

Marco Polo are premium cigarillos made in the USA, in the best tobacco factories of North Carolina – a region with profound knowledge and long traditions of growing and processing tobacco.

These cigarillos are created using a blend of 5 premium class tobaccos, with traditional tobacco taste or with a rich vanilla, cherry or capuccino aroma.

The key qualities of Marco Polo cigarillos are their high quality and good price.

Premium cigarillos made in the USA, North Carolina – the region where they really know everything about the tobacco field traditions.


Business line Director

GC SNS offers three brands of lighters – Delta, Just and FOXlite.

Delta and Just were developed exclusively for GC SNS in partnership with SmirnovDesign – one of the key player in the sector of industrial design. 

In conjunction with the design agency GC SNS have realised the whole cycle of works: research, strategy, design and brand development, manufacture of a prototype, creation of press molds, furnishing and production. With an individual all-around approach we have created the product fully correspondent to high standards of our Company and our customers’ needs.

FOXlite are safe and reliable lighters for use in everyday life and as own-brand lighters.

Wide assortment of custom-designed lighters of various price ranges that are characterized with high quality, safety and unique color palette.



The Best Logistic Сompany (BLC) is the unit responsible for the management of the delivery chain for companies included in the GC SNS: from organizing the purchase and delivery of British American Tobacco products to delivering ingredients and materials to factories for production of GFD drinks.
Тhe Best Logistic Company also provides services to external companies: since 2000 the company has provided clients with complete logistics, dispatching and cargo transport solutions, ensuring that deliveries are completed on time and cargo without any loss, for all stages of the delivery process from the production site to final destination. Relationships with partners are founded on the principle of mutual benefit and respect, with an emphasis is on the development of a simple and long- term partnership, which will allow partners to optimize their business processes, as they will not need to have their own logistics departments.
Over the years BLC has built up a well-organized team of professionals that can competently solve any logistical challenges, even unusual ones.