SERGEY SOBYANIN
SERGEY SOBYANIN
Mayor of Moscow
Born in 1958.
In 1980 graduated from the Kostroma Technology Institute.
In 1989 graduated from the Russian Law Correspondence Institute, PhD (Law).
In 1980 worked as a fitter and later a headman at the Chelyabinsk Pipe Plant.
1982 – Appointed Head of the Administration Department of the Leninsky District Komsomol Committee of Chelyabinsk.
1984-1990 – Held party and parliamentary jobs in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area of the Tyumen Region.
1991 – Appointed Administration Head of the city of Kogalym.
1993 – First Deputy Head of the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area Administration.
1994 – Chairman of the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area's legislature, member of the Federation Council of Russia's Federal Assembly (parliament), Chairman of the Federation Council committee on constitutional law and judicial issues.
2000 – First Deputy Plenipotentiary Envoy of the Russian President in the Urals Federal District.
2001-2005 – Governor of the Tyumen Region.
In November 2005 – Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office.
2008 – Deputy Prime Minister and Chief of the Government Staff.
21 October 2010 appointed Moscow Mayor for a five year term by the Moscow City Duma upon the recommendation of President Dmitry Medvedev.
Elected Mayor of Moscow on 8 September, 2013 for a term of five years. Assumed the office of Moscow Mayor on 12 September, 2013.
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