Chairman of the Board, Brunswick Rail

Mr. Ostling was born in 1948. In 1973 he received a Law Degree from Fordham University School of Law.
From 1977 to 2007 Paul Ostling was a member of the Global Executive Council of Ernst & Young Global, from 1995 to 2002 he served as Global Executive Partner and from 2003 to 2007 the Global Chief Operating Officer at Ernst & Young.
Since 2007 Mr Ostling has served on the Boards of Directors of number of companies and organizations, including Boy Scouts of America Transatlantic Council and Innolume GMBH, and since 2008 till 2011 on the Board of PromSvyaz Bank as well as on the Board of Directors of Uralchem Holding Plc, a holding company owning 99.9% of shares of the Russian fertiliser producer Uralchem.
Currently, Paul Ostling is Chairman of the Business Council for International Understanding, a business association promoting dialogue between the business and government (USA).
2007-2013 - Mr Ostling was a member of the Board of Directors of OJSC "MTS" (NYSE).
Paul James Ostling has been on Uralkali’s Board of Directors since June 2011.
Member of the Appointments and Remuneration Committee, CSR Committee, Investments and Development Committee, Audit Committee. From 2011 to 2012 Paul Ostling was a member of the Board of Directors at DME Ltd (Domodedovo) and in July 2012 he became Chairman of the Board of Brunswick Rail Management.
Paul James Ostling is an independent director within the meaning of the Federal Law "On Joint Stock Companies", Corporate Governance Code of OJSC Uralkali and the UK Combined Corporate Governance Code.