About Us

Forum Group Holding is an award-winning holding company that specialises property development. Based in Yekaterinburg, on the border of Europe and Asia, we are recognised as one of Russia’s largest and most respected developers. We have a portfolio of exceptional commercial and residential properties in some of the world’s most desirable locations.

Building on the foundations of our international experience and expertise, we have the capabilities to innovate, design and develop large-scale projects and integrated developments from start to finish. We are a full-service developer, specialising in all aspects of design and build including development of a concept, investment activities, and construction property management.

The Forum Group has helped to transform visionary ideas into reality for discerning clients looking for beautiful, innovative and functional homes and offices that are finished to the highest specification.

With our innovative approach to design and build, the Forum Group is constantly moving with the times to make a mark on the skylines of tomorrow. With a track record of building challenging commercial projects that require integrated solutions and developing uniquely personal designer homes, we are globally recognised as a leading player in the real estate market of the future.

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Since our formation in 2008, Forum Group Holding has acquired, developed and operated international projects covering around half a million square meters of prime land. We have a property portfolio in excess of 400 million Euros across Russia and the UAE. As the Forum Group continues to build on its successes these figure will rise – and the growth of our company will reach new heights.

480 818 000
assets of the company for 31.12.2015

The Forum Group’s key focus is on the construction and management of trade and business centres in major cities of Russia’s Ural region. Our signature assets include the Raduga Park retail and leisure centre and the Solnechnyi residential district, both in Yekaterinburg. As part of our global expansion, we also have projects under development in the UAE. In business, numbers speak louder than words – and the infographics below highlight some of our key achievements to date.

360 729
м2
commercial
421 786
м2
residential
152 902
м2
management
freehold land
433
Ha
RESIDENTIAL
2004

THE FIRST AND UNIQUE DELUXE HOUSE ESTATE IN EKATERINBURG

COMMERCIAL
2006

THE INTERREGIONAL DISTRIBUTIVE GRID COMPANY (MRSK) BUILDING

COMMERCIAL
2008
COMMERCIAL
2012

SHOPPING AND LEISURE CENTER

RESIDENTIAL
2013

BUSINESS CLASS RESIDENTIAL ESTATE

RESIDENTIAL
2014
COMMERCIAL
2015

SHOPPING ARCADE STREET RETAIL FORMAT

COMMERCIAL
2005

BUSINESS CENTER FOR THE URAL BANK FOR RECONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT

COMMERCIAL
2007

THE GALLERY IS A PART OF BUSINESS AND SHOPPING DISTRICT

COMMERCIAL
2010

SHOPPING ARCADE STREET RETAIL FORMAT

RESIDENTIAL
2012

THE PROJECT IS DEVELOPING AS AN ECONOMY CLASS RESIDENTIAL PROJECT

RESIDENTIAL
2013

THE LARGEST DEVELOPMENT PROJECT IN YEKATERINBURG IN RECENT YEARS

MIXED USE
2015

MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT

Awards & Accreditations

The Forum Group is honoured to be recognised globally for its successes and achievements in real estate with the following awards:
Winner of the 2013 Luxury Lifestyle Awards
Winner of Fiabci Prix d'Excellence’s 2014 Best Implemented Development Project in the Russian real estate market
Winner of the RCSC Best New Mall award in 2014
Awarded the RCSC High Standards Compliance certificate in 2013

  • WINNER IN THE «NEW MALL»
    WINNER IN THE «NEW MALL»
  • HIGH STANDARDS COMPLIANCE CERTIFICATE
    HIGH STANDARDS COMPLIANCE CERTIFICATE
  • LUXURY LIFESTYLE AWARDS WINNER 2013
    LUXURY LIFESTYLE AWARDS WINNER 2013
  • BEST IMPLEMENTED DEVELOPMENT PROJECT IN THE RUSSIAN REAL ESTATE MARKET
    BEST IMPLEMENTED DEVELOPMENT PROJECT IN THE RUSSIAN REAL ESTATE MARKET
  • The best shopping center
    The best shopping center
Our Management Team

Our head office in Russia is supported by project offices across the world.

We currently employ 500 people, including highly skilled project managers, technical staff and tradesmen. We are proud to be working with a diverse international team that has the local knowledge and global expertise to develop our regional real estate businesses.

  • Oleg Cherepanov
    Oleg Cherepanov
    CHAIRMAN, BOARD OF DIRECTORS

    Mr. Cherepanov has been the Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Forum Group since 2008. He manages both the Russian and Dubai divisions of the holding company.
    Previously, Mr Cherepanov worked for NOVA-Group holding, where he was Chairman of the Board of Directors from 2003 to 2007 and General Manager from 2001 to 2003. In 2007 NOVA- Group holding company including NOVA-stroy and other companies were sold to LSR Group

    Oleg Cherepanov
    CHAIRMAN, BOARD OF DIRECTORS
  • Sergey Vorobiev
    Sergey Vorobiev
    GENERAL DIRECTOR

    Mr. Vorobiev is currently working as General Director of Forum Group. He joined the company in 2008. Most of the company’s development projects have been implemented under his operational control.

    He has more than 15 years of experience in the banking and construction sectors. In 2000 he was appointed Deputy Vice-President of Ural Bank for Reconstruction and Development. In 2006 he was appointed General Manager of Nova-Group holding.

    Sergey Vorobiev
    GENERAL DIRECTOR
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