Severstal, Head of Corporate Social Responsibility Department and Severstal company brand.
Natalia Poppel has many years of experience gained in project activities and work in the field of public relations within commercial and non-commercial areas, governmental cultural and educational institutions, corporate social responsibility and sustainable development.
Natalia Poppel began her professional career in Norilsk Mining and Metallurgical Combine. Participated in establishment and development of a private bank and a charitable trust in Russia.
Worked at a senior management level in Aleksandr-bank, non-profit organizations and funds, such as “World of Culture”, “Ecology of Consciousness”, “Orthodox Education”, “Culture and Children”, as well as in cultural and artistic institutions, including The Pushkin State Museum, Academic Music College at Moscow P.I. Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Tsaritsyno State Historical and Architectural, Artistic and Landscape Museum-Reserve.
Natalia Poppel has been working in Severstal since 2008.
From June of 2009 is the head of CSR, is involved in planning, implementation and coordination of company-wide and regional programs of social and charitable investments, social partnership and sustainable development of company’s habitat.
Severstal’s activities in the field of social responsibility under the management of Natalia Poppel have been repeatedly highly estimated by the professional association. The company has become the winner of the following all-Russian competitions: “Leaders of Corporate Charity” of the Donors Forum, Vedomosti and PWC, “PEOPLE INVESTOR” of the Managers Association of Russia, “Leaders of Russian Business” of the RUIE.
Natalia is an effective top-level manager and top expert in the field of corporate social responsibility and Charity, she represents the company at Supervisory Boards of various cultural, educational and social institutes of Russia.
In 2015-2016, 2019 topped the list in “TOP-25” and “TOP-50” ratings of corporate social responsibility managers held by the Managers Association of Russia. Natalia has a State Award of Merit for the Fatherland.