Birth 6 September 1946, Mr.. In 1960, Mr.. entered the Moscow College of automatics and robot (now - Moscow Technical College). In 1971 he graduated from the Moscow Institute of National Economy. Plekhanov, specializing in economic cybernetics ". Speaks English
Married. Has two daughters. Wife - Galina VT - Engineer, 25 years worked in a munitions factory. Since 1994. - Housewife.
Doctor of Economic Sciences, professor. Thesis - "Neo-conservative theory of state-monopoly settlement in bourgeois economics (Reaganomics). Honorary Academician of the Academy of Economic Sciences of Georgia (February 1996).
In 1974-1992 he. worked in the Moscow machine-tool institute in various positions, he headed the department of political economy.
Since April 1992. - Deputy Head of the Analytical Center of the presidential administration.
In September 1993, Mr.. joined the working group on-line analytical coverage of events on constitutional reform.
March 2, 1994, Mr.. - August 22, 1996. Head of expert group under the President of Russia - Assistant to the President for Economic Affairs.
August 15, 1996, Mr.. - March 17, 1997. Deputy Prime Minister of Russia, Finance Minister.
From March 1997 to August 1998. - Deputy Head of Presidential Administration of Russia.
Since July 1997. - Presidential Envoy in the National Banking Council.
Since August of 1998 - a fund manager, "Economic Policy".
Since June 1999. - Minister of Russia, special envoy of President of Russia in "Eight"
. Since 2000 - Chairman of board of bank "Russia's credit.
. 2 July 2001 was appointed deputy general director of Russian Aluminum.
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