Igor LEVITIN

ЛЕВИТИН Игорь Евгеньевич Date of birth

February 21, 1952

Place of birth

village of Tsebrikova of Odessa region

Education

  • Military service, military education (1970)
  • Leningrad Higher Military College of Railway Troops and Millitary Communications  (class of 1973)
  • Military Academy of Logistics and Transportation. Specialty – railway engineer (class of 1983)

Place of employment and position held

  • First Vice-President of the Russian Olympic Committee (since May 29, 2018 to present)
  • Adviser to the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin (from 2013)
  • In 2014 he joined the Presidential council of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF)
  • Candidate of Political Sciences, Associate Professor of Moscow State Open Pedagogical University
  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Table Tennis Federation of Russia

Career

  • Military service in the Odessa Military District at the Moldavian Railway (1973-1976)
  • Southern Group of Forces in Budapest, Hungary (1976-1980)
  • Military commandant of a railway line and the railway station of Urgal on the Baikal-Amur Railway Mainline (1983-1985)
  • Military commandant of the Moscow railway department, and then Deputy Chief of Military Communications (1985-1994)
  • In 1994 he retired from the Armed Forces
  • Forwarding company Fenix Trans Service in Odessa  (1995)
  • Irkutsk City Duma (since 1996)
  • The owner of several companies, including Closed JSC Dormashinvest
  • Russian Transport Minister (2004-2012)
  • Advisor to the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin (2012-2013)
  • President of the Table Tennis Federation of Russia (2006-2009)