Chairman of the Social Insurance Fund of the Russian Federation since March 2013. Born in Lipetsk, October 30, 1957. Graduated from Moscow State University and completed a post-graduate programme at the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation in Banking.
1991–2000: held various positions at Sberbank, rising to that of Deputy Director for asset management and trust operations, then Financial Director and Senior Deputy CEO at Rosgosstrakh. 2000–2004: held different government positions, such as Deputy Head of Federal Service of Russia for Financial Recovery and Bankruptcy, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation, Deputy Chief of Staff of the government of Russian Federation. 2004–2009: President of the Russian Association of Motor Insurers (RAMI), National Union of Liability Insurers and the All-Russian Insurance Association.