Igor Vasiliev — Governor of Kirov Region
Igor Vasiliev was born on May 31, 1961 in Leningrad.
In 1983, he graduated from Leningrad State University and, in 2003, from Moscow State University. After serving in the armed forced from 1983 to 1992, from 1992 to 2003 he worked in commercial structures. In 2003 and 2004, Igor headed up the investment department of the Central Executive Committee of the United Russia party. From 2004 to 2010, he represented the Republic of Komi in the Council of the Federation. He was a member of the Council of the Federation Committees on the financial markets and money circulation and on affairs of the north and small peoples and was Vice-Chairman of the Council of the Federation Commission for collaboration with the Russian Federation Accounts Chamber. From 2010 through 2013, he was an auditor of the Accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation.