Date of Birth: August 12, 1951. g.Kanash Chuvash ASSR.
He graduated from the Chuvash State University, a postgraduate of the Moscow Energy Institute. Krzhizhanovsky.
1973-1978 he. - Junior Researcher of the Chuvash State University.
In 1978-1990 he. - Junior Researcher, Senior Researcher, Head of Department Research Institute under the Council of Ministers of the Chuvash ASSR.
1990-1991 - First Deputy Minister of Economy of Chuvash Republic.
Since 1992, Mr.. - December 1993. - Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Chuvash Republic.
In 1993 he ran for election of the President of Chuvashia, but lost in first round.
Since December 1993. - Member of the Federation Council. Chuvash District N21. Included in the list of support block Russia's Choice.
Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council.
Since January 31, 1996. to 27 August 1996. - Deputy Head of Presidential Administration of Russia, Department Head of the RF President on domestic and foreign policies.
Since July 1996. October 1996. - Chairman of the Council for Disabled Persons under the RF President.
Since the autumn of 1996. - First Deputy Chief of Staff of the Federation Council. Dossier on Viktorova VN