Vladimir Kasyanenko

Biography of Vladimir Kasyanenko

Vladimir Viktorovich Kasyanenko is a Russian politician and businessman.

In the photo: Vladimir Kasyanenko


Vladimir Viktorovich Kasyanenko was born on July 12, 1965 in Karaganda, Kazakh SSR. Having moved to St. Petersburg, in 1982 he entered the Leningrad State Medical University named after S.O. Makarov, which he successfully graduated in 1987 as a radio engineer.

In 2002, at the State Medical Academy named after O.S. Makarova, Vladimir Viktorovich defended his dissertation on the topic “Optimization of the organizational foundations of technological processes of dry cargo transportation”, for which he was awarded the title of candidate of technical sciences.


Vladimir Viktorovich began his steps up the career ladder immediately after graduating from the academy: from 1988 to 1992. he worked as a surveyor for the Saybolt transport company.

Already in 1993 he founded the Infotech Baltika company, engaged in the transshipment of oil products, agency services, forwarding and logistics. In 1995, Vladimir Kasyanenko took over as a director at INOK NV (Belgium), which offers a full range of integrated ship management services to its clients. The career of Vladimir Kasyanenko did not stop there, and in the period from 2004 to 2016. he was an honorary member of the Board of Directors at Volzhskoe Shipping Company and PJSC North-Western Shipping Company; in the latter, since 2009, he is the chairman of the Council.

It should be noted that North-Western Shipping Company is one of the largest carriers in the field of water transport in Russia, which specializes in the transportation of bulk, general and bulk cargo.

The shipping company operates by 133 motor ships, 68 of which belong to the company, and 36 were accepted for bareboat charter from the Volga Shipping Company. According to reports, the shipping company transports about 6.6 million tons per year.

In addition, from 2014-2016. Vladimir was also a member of the board of directors at OJSC Sea Port.


Vladimir Viktorovich is happily married and has two daughters named Victoria and Ekaterina. It is known for certain that the Kasyanenko family is involved in charity work: Vladimir Viktorovich is the founder of the Blagoveschenie Charitable Foundation, which was created as a non-profit organization in 2008, and still carries out work to restore the spiritual and cultural heritage of the city of Shlisselburg, including architectural and landscape monuments.


Vladimir is very sensitive to the art of music, in his free time he plays the saxophone with pleasure. In addition, for a long time he has been engaged in tracking along popular tourist routes not only in the Russian Federation, but also abroad.