Farid Mukhametshin

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Farid Khayrullovich Mukhametshin (also Farit Mokhametshin; Tatar: Färit Xäyrulla uğlı Möxämmätşin; Russian Фарид Хайруллович Мухаметшин, Farid Khayrullovich Mukhametshin; born May 22, 1947 in Almetyevsk, TASSR) is a Tatarstan statesman and the former Prime Minister of Tatarstan.

He was elected in March 1994 to the upper chamber of the Federal Assembly of Russia.[1]

He was Chairman of the Supreme Council and State Council of Tatarstan Republic July 1991–January 1995 and is the current Chairman of the State Council of Tatarstan Republic since May 27, 1998. Ethnic Tatar.


  1. ^ Waller, Michael (1998). Conflicting Loyalties and the State in Post-Soviet Russia and Eurasia. London: F. Cass. p. 140. ISBN 0-7146-4882-5. 
Preceded by
Moxammat Sabirov
Prime Minister of Tatarstan
January 17, 1995 – May 27, 1998
Succeeded by
Mintimer Shaeymiev (acting)