Slava Bychkov has been involved with forestry, pulp & paper, and wood working industry for the past 20 years. He currently works for Ilim Timber Industry—the large, international, Swiss-based sawn wood and softwood plywood producer.
Ilim Timber Industry is a leading global manufacturer of sawn goods and softwood plywood. Ilim has extensive production operations in Germany and Russia, with a strong presence on all major timber markets including China. The consolidated capacity of Ilim Timber is about 2.65 million cubic meters of sawn timber and 220 thousand cubic meters of softwood plywood.