|Birth Place||Verkhniaya Pyshma, Russia, Russia|
|Age||60 YEARS OLD|
|Residence||Verkhnaya Pyshma, Russia|
|Alma mater||Sverdlovsk Mining and Metallurgical College Ural Polytechnic Institute|
|Title||CEO, Ural Mining and Metallurgical Company|
Kozitsyn began his professional career as a mechanic at Uralelectromed, where he eventually served as General Director from 1995 to 2002. Uralelectromed is now the main factory of UMMC.
In 2016, Kozitsyn became the President of KHL hockey club Automobilist. He has since announced plans to build a 15,000 person arena in Ekaterinburg.