Alexander Zhukov

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Alexander Zhukov
2011-05-26 Александр Жуков bis.jpeg
President of the Russian Olympic Committee
Assumed office
Preceded by Leonid Tyagachev
Personal details
Born (1956-06-01) 1 June 1956 (age 59)
Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
(now Russian Federation)[1]
Alma mater Harvard University[2]

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]


Zhukov is an alumni of Harvard University.[2]


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.[5]