Alexander ZHUKOV

ЖУКОВ Александр Дмитриевич
Date of birth
 

June 1, 1956

Place of birth
 

Moscow

Education
 
  • Lomonosov Moscow State University, Faculty of Economics, economist-mathematician (1978)
  • Higher economic courses at the State Planning Committee
  • International Business School at Harvard University (1991)
Place of employment
 
  • Honorary President of the Russian Olympic Committee (since May 29, 2018 to present)
  • First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation
Activities outside the ROC
 
  • Work at the All-Union Scientific Research Institute  for System Studies of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR (1978-1980)
  • Member of the Main Monetary and Economic Department of the Ministry of Finance of the USSR (1980-1991)
  • Deputy of the Bauman District Council of People’s Deputies (1986-1989)
  • Vice president of external economic JSC Avtotraktoroeksport (1991-1993)
  • Four times re-elected State Duma Deputy by the residents of Preobrazhensky electoral district of Moscow. In the Duma of the first convocation – member of the State Duma Committee on Budget, Taxes, Banks and Finance, Chairman of the Subcommittee on foreign exchange regulation, external debt, precious metals and stones. In the Duma of second and third convocations – Chairman of the Committee on Budget and Taxes. In the Duma of the fourth convocation – Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma (1993-2004)
  • Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation (2004-2011)
  • First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the sixth convocation. Member of the United Russia political party faction. Member of the State Duma Committee on Budget and Taxation. Member of the United Russia’s Supreme Council (December 21, 2011 to present)
  • Work experience in the field of physical culture and sports
  • Vice-President of the Russian Chess Federation (1999-2003)
  • Member of the Presidential Council of the Russian Federation for Physical Culture and Sports, Chairman of the Interdepartmental Commission on high performance sport (2002 to present)
  • Member of the Presidential Council of the Russian Federation on the development of physical culture and sports, high performance sports, preparation for the XXII Olympic Winter Games and XI Paralympic Winter Games of 2014 in Sochi (since 2002)
  • President of the Russian Chess Federation (2003-2009)
  • Chairman of the Organizing Committee for the support of nomination of Sochi as a candidate city for the XXII Olympic Winter Games and XI Paralympic Winter Games of 2014 (2005-2007)
  • Chairman of the Supervisory Council of the Autonomous Nonprofit Organization “Organizing Committee of the XXII Olympic Winter Games and XI Paralympic Winter Games of 2014 in Sochi” (2007)
  • President of the Russian Olympic Committee (May 20, 2010 to present)
  • Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Russian Chess Federation (February 2010 to present)
  • Member of the International Olympic Committee International Relations Commission (2011 to present)
  • Member of the International Olympic Committee, Chairman of the IOC Evaluation Commission to select  2022 Olympic Winter Games capital (September 10, 2013 to present)
  • President of the Russian Olympic Committee (2010-2018)
Sports titles
 

Master of sports (chess)

Honors
 
  • Order of Alexander Nevsky
  • “Order of Honour” (2003)
  • Order of Merit for the Fatherland, classes IV (2006) and III (2011)
  • Order of Friendship (2007)
  • Stolypin Medal
  • Order of the Russian Orthodox Church
  • Honorary title “Honored Economist of the Russian Federation” (May 18, 2016)
Languages
 

Russian, English