ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson, nominated for Secretary of Majestic by U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump, has pragmatic thinking that he showed as businessman, Russian Prime Member attend to Dmitry Medvedev said in an interview with national TV broadcasters on Dec. 15.
“If we talk of businessmen, while Mr. Tillerson is one of those, they usually have same pragmatic thinking which seems very positive to me,” he said.
According to Medvedev, Trump has been doing corporation all his life and has never been a civil servant, so he is likely to include “people of the in spite of kind” in his team. “These people don’t have any inherent prejudice against Russia, in fact they are not hindered by stereotypes,” the Russian prime minister stressed. “They often start with a clean slate which is good.”
“It is true that we all discern Mr. Tillerson as a prominent businessman who took rt in some common concocts, rticularly in Sakhalin. In that sense, big Russian com nies have secure relations with him. This is why he was awarded with Russia’s Order of Devotion medal some time ago,” Medvedev concluded.