CEO of Magnit Retail Chain
President and owner of the Krasnodar Football Club
Sergey Galitskiy was born in 1967 in Krasnodar region.
In 1992 he graduated the Kuban State University, faculty of economy and national planning, qualification "Finance and Credit".
In 1994 Galitskiy founded a company named "Tander" specializing in wholesale of cosmetics, perfume and household chemicals.
1998 was the opening year of the company's first convenience store of cash&carry format in Krasnodar.
In 2000 all sales stores of the chain were reorganized in discount stores under the "Magnit" brand name.
In 2008 Galitskiy founded the Football Club Krasnodar, and is currently its president.
In 2013 Magnit became a leader on the Russian retail market, largest company by number of stores, selling space, rate of business growth, effectiveness and sales revenue.