Born on March 22, 1971 in Yerevan.
Audit Chamber of RA
On March 2nd, 2022 elected as Chairman of the Audit Chamber of Armenia by the National Assembly of Armenia.
Ministry of Finance of RA
May 2018 – August 2021 Minister
November 2016 – May 2018 First Deputy Minister
July 1999 – November 2016 Deputy Minister – Head of Treasury
March 1999 – July 1999 Head of the General Department of Economic Programs
October 1997 – March 1999 Head of Operations Department of Treasury
August 1996 – October 1997 Head of Accounting Department of Treasury
May 1996 – August 1996 Head of Cash Management Division of Current Expenditures of the State Budget
September 1995 – May 1996 Chief Economist of Computer Analysis Division
Ministry of Economy of RA
September 1993 – June 1995 First Class, Leading, Chief Specialist of IT Division
October 1991 – September 1993 Technician, Engineer-Programmer (SRI of Automated Systems for Planning and Management)
September 2007 – September 2011 Lecturer at Public Administration Academy of RA
February 2007 – July 2009 Lecturer at Armenian State University of Economy
September 1993 – September 1995 Lecturer at State Engineering University of Armenia (Polytechnic)
November 2005 – May 2018 Representative of the Government of RA, Governing Board of State Engineering University of Armenia (Polytechnic)
May 2018 – October 2021 Country Director for RA, Board of Directors of the World Bank Group (WBG) and Asian Development Bank (ADB)
July 1999 – October 2021 Head (membership) of collegial bodies (commissions, committees, working groups, etc.)
/As the representative of the Ministry of Finance of RA/
December 2002 - Degree: Candidate of Technical Sciences, Institute for Informatics and Automation Problems, National Academy of Sciences of RA
Profession՝ Application of computing technology and mathematical methods in scientific research
Thesis topic՝ Budget execution process modelling and automation
September 1995 – July 1997 Research Engineer, State Engineering University of Armenia (Polytechnic)
September 1993 – July 1995 Master of Engineering, State Engineering University of Armenia (Polytechnic)
September 1987 – July 1992 Systems Engineer, Engineer- Yerevan Polytechnic Institute
September 1977 – July 1987 Yerevan Secondary School N 155
2002 - Japan International Cooperation Agency, Tokyo (Public debt management issues)
2001 - Vienna Joint Institute of International Monetary Fund, Vienna (Public Expenditure Management and Treasury Operations)
2000 - Harvard Law School, Boston (Conflict Management and Leadership)
1999 - US Department of Education, various states (Application of IT in Various Fields)
1996 - USAID, various states (National Budgeting Technical Cooperation Project)
2015- Awarded the second-class Medal of Services to the Motherland by the President of RA.
2007- Awarded Anania Shirakatsi Medal by the President of RA.
2003- Awarded with a letter of thanks from the Prime Minister of RA for personal contribution in the organization process of implementation of the treasury system of RA.
1999- Awarded with a letter of thanks from the Minister of Economy of RA for his participation in the development of the information-search system of capital construction objects of RA.
Married, with three sons.
Mother tongue is Armenian.