Tigran Sargsyan

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Tigran Sargsyan
Տիգրան Սարգսյան
Tigran Sargsyan.jpg
Prime Minister of Armenia
In office
9 April 2008 – 13 April 2014
President Serzh Sargsyan
Preceded by Serzh Sargsyan
Succeeded by Hovik Abrahamyan
Chairperson of the Central Bank of Armenia
In office
3 March 1998 – 9 April 2008
President Robert Kocharyan
Preceded by Bagrat Asatryan
Succeeded by Arthur Javadyan
Personal details
Born (1960-01-29) 29 January 1960 (age 58)
Kirovakan, Soviet Union
(now Vanadzor, Armenia)
Political party Republican Party
Alma mater Leningrad Institute of Economics and Finance

Tigran Sargsyan (born January 29, 1960) was the Prime Minister of Armenia from 9 April 2008 to 13 April 2014.

From 1980 to 1983, Sargsyan attended Leningrad's Voznesenski Financial and Economic Institute.[1]

On April 9, 2008 he became Prime Minister of Armenia. He was selected by President Serzh Sargsyan.[2]

Sargsyan is married and has three children (daughter Nelly Sargsyan and two sons Armen and Abgar Sargsyans) and a grandchild. He is of no relation to the President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan.

References[change | change source]

  1. Official Curriculum Vitae on Armenian government website
  2. Marianna Grigoryan, "The Other Sargsyan: PM Tigran in, political "independent" to lead government", April 11, 2008.