Vyacheslav Tyurin was born in 1960 in Kamensk-Uralsky, Sverdlovsk Region. He graduated from Kirov Ural Polytechnic Institute.
In 1991–1999, he held managerial positions at commercial entities based in Nizhnevartovsk and Moscow.
In 1999–2002, he served as Director General of SG-Trans at the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation.
He has been part of Gazprom’s team for almost 17 years. In 2002, he became Director General of Gazpromtrans.
Alexander Filin, First Deputy Director General of Gazpromtrans, has been appointed the company’s Acting Director General.