Leadership Russian Oil, Gas and Construction Workers’ Union
Leninskiy pr., 42, 119119 Moscow, Russian Federation. +7(495)938-87-96 fax:+7(495)930-96-01
For over 100 years there are trade unions’ structures in oil and gas industry. Today ROGWU is the largest industrial union in our country. Activities of ROGWU aims to protect workers' rights in oil and gas industry at all stages of production; to compliance with labour contract and to provide the employee with all the necessary social and economic guarantees.

Миронов Л. А. - председатель профсоюза

President of the Union - Lev Mironov

Our most important weapon is unity and solidarity.

Lev Mironov was born in 1943. After graduation from the Moscow petrochemical and gas institute named after academician I.M. Gubkin he worked as an engineer, senior engineer, head of the group, deputy director of the ALL-Union research institute of gas. He used to be elected chairman of the trade union committee of the Institute.
In the years of 1986-1991 he was chairman of the Moscow regional trade union committee of the Union of oil and gas workers. In 1990 Lеv Mironov was elected president of the Russian Oil, Gas and Construction Workers’ Union at the constituent congress.
Lev Mironov is a member of the Executive Committee of the Federation of Independent Trade Unions (FNPR), president of the Association of the trade unions of basic industries and construction, co-chairman of the working group of the Russian trilateral commission in the sphere of social – economic problems of the Northern regions of Russia, member of the Executive Committee of the International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mine and General Workers’ Unions (ICEM), member of the Council of chairmen of the International Confederation of the oil, gas and construction workers’ unions (CIS).

Vice-president of the Union - Vladimir Kosovich

Taking care of your own life is a duty

Human beings - even more debt

Vladimir Kosovich was born in 1964 in the L’vov region in the family of a serviceman. He has two higher education: engineering and legal. During the Soviet period, he was a skilled worker (construction of artificial structures), then became a secretary of the Komsomol organisation. From 1993 to 2001 he held responsible positions in the Ministry of Defense of Russia and the RF Ministry for Civil Defense, Emergencies and Elimination of Consequences of Natural Disasters.

After leaving the military in 2002, as a Colonel of Justice stock, Vladimir Kosovich joined the ROGWU as a Chief Counsel of the Trade Union.

From 2004 to 2007 worked as a volunteer assistant of Badalova R. in State Duma of the Federal Assembly.

At the IХ Plenary Session of the Russian Council of the Oil, Gas and Construction Workers’ Union (November, 2009) he was elected the Vice-President of ROGWU.

Vice-President of the Union - Nadegda Zvyaginceva

Zvyagintseva Nadezhda was born in 1958 in Kursk. She has High education,-graduated the Kursk Polytechnic Institute of Socio-Economics: Departmentof the Academy of Labour and Social Affairs. Aftergraduating the institute Zvyaagintseva worked as a foreman, training engineer, engineer of safety of industrial trust "Belgorodgorgaz". In 1985 she was elected as a chairman of unreleased primary trade union organizationof the trust. From 1995 to January 2011– she was the chairman of a joint trade union organization JSC Belgorodoblgaz.
In 2000 Nadezhda Zvyagintseva was elected as a member of Russian Council of ROGWU, in 2005 – to the Presidium of the ROGWU. From 2000 to 2010 – she was a Member of the Board of Belgorod Trade Unions. Nadezhda Zvyagintseva has awards from FNPR and ROGWU.