Name: Alexander Shokhin (Aleksandr Shokhin)
Middle name: Nikolaevich
Birthday: December 25 1951 (68 years old)
Place of Birth: from. Savinskoe, Arkhangelsk region
Height: 188 cm
Weight: 94 kg
Eastern horoscope: Rabbit
Childhood and the family of Alexander Shokhin
Therefore, the elder brother of Alexander was born in the Tula region, and he himself - in the Arkhangelsk. When the youngest son was about three years old, the family moved to the village of Kapotnya near Moscow, which in the early 1960s was annexed to the capital.
The mother-teacher was forced to become a weaver and sweat to work at a carpet factory in Lyubertsy, and Shokhin's father worked as a driver in a motor depot. First, the family lived in a hut, then moved to a communal apartment, and later received housing in Kuzminki, where Alexander went to high school. He studied well, was the deputy secretary of the Komsomol organization.
The young man was not taken into the army due to poor vision, which he already had in those years about minus nine. In this regard, the road to MGIMO or the Institute of Foreign Languages of the Ministry of Defense was also closed to him. In high school, he attended preparatory courses at MEPhI and decided that physics was not his calling.
Therefore, after graduating from school in 1969, he applied to the Faculty of Political Economy of Moscow State University. At the entrance exams, he did not have enough half a point for admission, so the first year he studied in the evening (full-time) form of training. The full-time (full-time) look, the young man was able to transfer only in the second year.
An unpleasant incident occurred during the student years, the tragedy of which can only be understood by older people. Shokhin was one of the organizers of the conference under the name "World Revolution", which was not consistent with the party committee. The participants in the event, who intended to discuss various types of revolutions (scientific, technical, demographic, and sexual), were considered an anti-Party neo-Trotskyist group and intended to expel from the Komsomol, which in those years also meant automatic expulsion from the university.
The beginning of the career of Alexander Shokhin
In less than 40 years, he was the personal assistant to the head of the Foreign Ministry, then he became the head of the Foreign Economic Department of this department. After the putsch of the Emergency Committee, he joined the group of experts on the development of a package of economic reform, headed the Ministry of Labor.
In 1992, the official simultaneously held a number of posts - the head of the national agency for cooperation and development, the head of the Coordinating Committee of the CIS countries, the president of the State University - the Higher School of Economics, and the manager from the Russian Federation at the World Bank.
In 1993, an economist was first elected to the State Duma. Subsequently, he also became a deputy of the Duma II and III. In 1994, the official took the chair of the head of the Ministry of Economy, in addition, he was vice-premier in the office of Viktor Chernomyrdin, then Evgeny Primakov.
In 2002, he, a successful entrepreneur, took over the leadership of the Renaissance Capital investment group. In 2003, Alexander Nikolaevich joined the leadership of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, and became the head of the council of a group of experts on the securities market. A year later, he became a member of United Russia and headed the Coordination Council of Russian businessmen.
Personal life of Alexander Shokhin
Shokhin Jr. - lawyer, graduate of Moscow State University and the American University of Duke. He was an employee of the capital’s representative office of Coudert Brothers, president of the Industrial Investors Department, lived and trained in New York for 6 years.
The daughter is a specialist in political science, a graduate of the Higher School of Economics, has an MBA degree. She was married twice. Her first choice was the employee of the investment group "NIKoil" Alexander Zheleznyakov. The second husband was Nikolai Netbalsky, who worked in the field of inventory and use of forest resources.
1974-1979 - Junior Researcher at the Research Economic Institute under the USSR State Planning Committee.
1979-1982 - Senior Researcher, Head of the Sector of the Research Institute of Labor of the USSR State Committee for Labor.
1982-1986 - Head of the Laboratory, TsEMI, Academy of Sciences of the USSR.
Since 1987 - Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the USSR, then - Head of the Department of International Economic Relations of the USSR Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
From May to August 1991 - Director of the Institute for Employment Problems of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR and the State Committee for Labor of the USSR.
From August 26, 1991 to November 10, 1991 - Minister of Labor of the RSFSR.
Since November 6, 1991 - Deputy Chairman of the Government of the RSFSR on social policy issues.
From November 10, 1991 to June 14, 1992 - Minister of Labor and Employment of the Population of the RSFSR / Russian Federation.
Since December 23, 1992 - Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers - Government of the Russian Federation. From December 25, 1993 to January 20, 1994 - Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation).
1993-1994 - Chairman of the Russian Agency for International Cooperation and Development.
Since December 1993 - Member of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the first convocation, member of the PRES faction.
From January 20, 1994 to November 6, 1994 - Minister of Economy of the Russian Federation.
From March 23, 1994 to November 6, 1994 - Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation.
In the State Duma
In 1995, he took an active part in the creation of the “Our Home - Russia” All-Union Socialist Movement, and was Deputy Chairman of the Political Council of the People’s Democratic Republic.
Since December 1995 - Member of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the second convocation.
In 1996-1997 - First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma.
From September 1997 to December 1998 - Chairman of the fraction "Our Home - Russia".
In September 1998, he was appointed Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation in the Government of E.M. Primakov, but before resigning in October 1998, he resigned from this position,
Since December 1999 - Member of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the third convocation in the Tushino constituency of Moscow as an independent candidate, member of the People’s Deputy group, chairman of the Committee on Credit Organizations and Financial Markets, member of the Commission on Restructuring, Insolvency (Bankruptcy) ) and the liquidation of credit organizations, a member of the Commission on public debt and foreign assets of the Russian Federation, the chairman of the Interagency Commission of the Bezop Council Russian economic security concerns, the head of the parliamentary delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe and the deputy chairman of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe from Russia.
In October 2002, early resigned from the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
Social and political activities
From 1995 to the present - President of the National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE).
In 2002-2005 - Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Renaissance Capital Investment Group.
Since February 2003 - Chairman of the Expert Council at the Federal Commission for the Securities Market (FCSM of Russia).
Since 2004 - Member of the United Russia Party.
Since 2004 - Vice President of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP), Chairman of the All-Russian Association of Employers “Coordinating Council of Associations of Employers of Russia”.
From September 30, 2005 to the present - President of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs.
From 2007 to July 2014, he headed the Russian part of the Russian-Chinese Chamber to facilitate trade in machinery, technology and innovative products.
Since 2011 - Member of the Board of Trustees of the Russian Council on Foreign Affairs.
He was a member of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation until his election in 2009 as a member of the Presidium of the General Council of the United Russia Party. Since May 30, 2008 he was elected to the TGK-10 Board of Directors. Since 2008, he has been a member of the boards of directors of Russian Railways and the Baltika brewing company.
On February 6, 2012, he was officially registered as a confidant of the candidate for President of the Russian Federation, at that time the current Prime Minister, Vladimir Putin.
In September 2016, he became the confidant of the United Russia party in the elections to the State Duma of the VII convocation.
Biography - Alexander Shokhin
Shokhin Alexander Nikolaevich was born on December 25, 1951 in the Arkhangelsk region.
Education and Degree
In 1974 he graduated from the Faculty of Economics of Moscow State University named after M.V. Lomonosov. In 1989, he received a doctorate in economics, in 1991 - the title of professor.
In 1974-1982 he worked at the Scientific Research Institute of Economics of the State Planning Committee of the USSR, the Scientific Research Institute of Labor of the USSR State Committee for Labor.
In 1982-1987 he headed the laboratory of the Central Economics and Mathematics Institute of the USSR Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Economic Forecasting of the USSR Academy of Sciences.
Since 1987, he worked in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the USSR, first as an assistant minister for economic affairs, then as head of the department of international economic relations. He has the diplomatic rank of Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Envoy of Class I (1991).
In 1991-1994 he was Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation. At the same time he served as Minister of Labor and Employment, Minister of Economy, Chairman of the Russian Agency for International Cooperation and Development.
In 1998, he became Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation for financial and economic issues.
In 1994-2002 - Member of the State Duma of three convocations. During this period, he was the first deputy chairman of the State Duma, the head of the Duma fraction "Our Home is Russia", the chairman of the State Duma committee on credit organizations and financial markets.
From 1995 to the present, he has headed the Higher School of Economics NRU as president. Head of the department of theory and practice of interaction between business and government.
From 2002 to 2005, he was Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Renaissance Capital Investment Group.
From 2005 to 2009, he was a member of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation.
Since 2005, he has been president of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP).
Married, raised two sons and a daughter. There are five grandchildren.
Evgenia Alexandrovna was born on February 9, 1982 in Moscow. In 2003 she graduated from the Faculty of Applied Political Science, National Research University Higher School of Economics. In 2005, she received an MBA degree in the Political and Business Communications program at the Institute of Communication Management (PCM NRU HSE).
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Alexander Shokhin was restricted in his vote on the boards of directors of LUKOIL and TNK-BP. - Stock Bulletin, 22.01.2009
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