Holding RATM and its ownerHolding RATM has been created by Edward Taranom in Novosibirsk in 1992 as Joint-Stock Company “ TPD “ Regional association of fuel materials “ “. Originally specialised on trade in coal. Now into holding enters 78 enterprises which are engaged in manufacture of cement (Open Society “ Iskitimtsement “ Open Society “ Angarsktsement “), mechanical engineering (Open Company “ Alttrak “), optiko - electronic instrument making (Joint-Stock Company “ the Screen - optical systems “ Joint-Stock Company “ Lytkarinsky factory of optical glass “ Open Society “ Rostov optiko - mechanical factory “ American ROSS Holding International Inc.), glass manufacture (Open Society “ Factory “ the Screen “ “), designing and manufacture of the pump equipment (Open Society “ NPO “ gidromash “ “ Joint-Stock Company “ Katajsky pump factory “) investitsionno - developer activity. By estimations, the holding turn in 2009 has made $800 million, profit - about $100 million
the Head of the company Edward Taran was born on November, 16th, 1967 in Novosibirsk. Has ended Novosibirsk humanitarian institute (on a speciality “ economy “), Novosibirsk state technical university (“ economy and management at the enterprise in thermal power station branches “) Sankt - the Petersburg university of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia (jurisprudence faculty). Cand.Econ.Sci. In the beginning 1990 - h years was engaged in building business to Kemerovo. Since 1993 held a post of the chairman of board of directors, and since 2001 - the president of Open Company “ RATM - Holding “. The condition estimates in the sum about $800 million 31,3 % in football club " Own; Siberia “.
Mister Taran was repeatedly mentioned in mass-media as the raider. For example, on December, 11th, 2006 “ the New newspaper “ has accused him of capture “ Angarsktsementa “. In 2007 it has seized at edition of 50 thousand rbl. In January, 2007 the newspaper “ Top secret “ has informed on capture RATM of the Novosibirsk enterprise “ Elsib “ and the Valdai factory “ Jupiter “. Edward Taran also has submitted the claim about indemnification of moral harm on 3 million rbl., but court to it has refused.