Alexander Zhukov

Alexander Zhukov

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Alexander Zhukov
First Vice Chairman of the State Duma
Assumed office
21 December 2011
Deputy Prime Minister of Russia
In office
9 March 2004 – 20 December 2011
President of the Russian Olympic Committee
Assumed office
2010
Preceded by Leonid Tyagachev
Personal details
Born (1956-06-01) 1 June 1956 (age 61)
Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
(now Russian Federation)[1]
Political party United Russia
Alma mater Harvard University,[2] MSU Faculty of Economics

Alexander Dmitriyevich Zhukov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Дми́триевич Жу́ков; born 1 June 1956)[1] is a Russian economist and politician. Zhukov was a member of the State Duma from 1994 to 2004. He is the First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly and is also the current President of the Russian Olympic Committee.[3][4]

Education

Zhukov is an alumnus of Harvard Business School.[2], [5]

Career

He is the president of the Russian Olympic Committee and became an IOC member at the 125th IOC Session in Buenos Aires in September 2013.[6]

Honours

References

  1. ^ a b "Биография Александра Жукова" (in Russian). RIA Novosti. 9 October 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Banker hit by Russian chief's son". Metro. Retrieved 12 November 2015. 
  3. ^ "Olympic Highlights". IOC. Retrieved 12 November 2015. 
  4. ^ "Putin calls for investigation of Russian doping allegations". The Washington Post. Retrieved 12 November 2015. 
  5. ^ "Sochi Preview". Harvard Business School. Retrieved 25 January 2018. 
  6. ^ IOC Session elects nine new members


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