Head of the Commission on Television and Radio
Chairman of “Society Against Terrorism” NGO

Date and Place of Birth: May 1,1960, Yerevan, Armenia


1983-1988 Literature Institute after Gorky (Moscow); Department of Russian Language and Literature; literary critic


2019-present Head of the Commission on Television and Radio

2000-present chairman of Board of “Society Against Terrorism” NGO

2016 member of the Commission on Television and Radio

2014-2016 chief executive officer of “MKR media Armenia” group of companies, director of “Ardzagank” Radio and “Dominant Production” CJSC

2011-2014 director of the “Tsaghkunk Open School” State Foundation, head of educational programs of

“Dar” Foundation for Regional Development and Competitiveness

2006-2008 lecturer at the Faculty of International Relations of Yerevan State University

2005-2006 advisor to the General Director of Imedi TV Company (Georgia)

1999-2000 head of Department of Information and Public Relations at the RA Government, head of Department of Information and Publications at the RA Government

1998-1999 chief editor of “Hayk” newspaper

1995-1997 director of “Armenpress” news agency

1993-1995 head of State Department of TV and Radio Broadcasting

1991-1993 chief editor of “Respublika Armenia” newspaper

1988-1990 correspondent, head of department at “Communist” newspaper

Membership in Parties and Their Governing Bodies:

Since 1998 member of Board of Armenian National Movement


Medal of “Mir” Interstate TV and Radio Company “For Contribution to CIS Information Space”

Diploma of Commission on Broadcasting Policy of Carter Center, Atlanta, USA

1998 Yerevan Press Club Award for “For Best Transformation of Newspaper”

Publications: author of a number of TV and radio programs, publications in “Komsomolskaya Pravda”, “Moskovskie Novosti”, “Soyuz”, “Grakan Tert”, “Munetik”, “Hayastani Hanrapetutiun” newspapers

Author of a number of translations, collected works of Armenian prose – in co-authorship (1987,1989, 1991)

Hobbies: Internet, music, collecting souvenir plates

Languages: Armenian, Russian, English

Marital Status: married with three children

Contact Information:

Tel. (37410) 52 83 70 (office), (374 91) 40 24 72 (mob.), (374 10) 27 01 92 (home)

E-mail: [email protected]