Businessman Dmitry Potapenko, according to which, the main enemy of our business is the state, not Western sanctions, will be included in the Federal political Council of the party “Right cause”.
On the photo: Dmitry Potapenko
“The right thing” will elect new leadership at a Congress on 29 February. Sources previously told RBC that the new party will say that “Crimea — our”, but to criticize the government’s economic policy.
As expected, its leader will be the presidential Commissioner for entrepreneurs ‘ rights Boris Titov. In Federal political Council “Right cause” will include “ideologically similar and NetSuite business” people, told RBC head of the apparatus of the party and the business Ombudsman Tatyana Marchenko.
Among them is managing partner of Management Development Group, founder of several major Russian retail chains Dmitry Potapenko, Vice-President of Alfa Bank, Vladimir Senin, Internet Ombudsman, member of General Council of “Business Russia” Dmitry Marinichev.
Potapenko said RBC that the guide should include a new batch of entrepreneurs he offered himself Boris Titov. In “the Right cause” the businessman intends to engage in “Economics, not politics”. “And then we have the opposite — everyone wants to do politics, not the economy,” he said.
Potapenko became famous after a high-profile speech at the Moscow economic forum last year. He criticized the “economic power” of Russia, which, he said, caused “four knockout punch” for the economy: “criminal (grocery) embargo”, “prohibitive lending rates”, which is “not the Obama we did,” “the decree about the destruction of products” and “tax Rotenberg” (commissioning of the system “Platon” for truckers). During his speech, he criticized the attitude of the authorities and business, which he compared with the dialogue of the cow and the butcher.
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