Armen Darbinyan

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Armen Darbinyan
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Industry and Trade Minister of Republic of Armenia
In office
1999–2000
Preceded by Hayk Gevorgyan
Succeeded by Karen Chshmaritian
7th Prime Minister of Armenia
In office
10 April 1998 – 11 June 1999
Preceded by Robert Kocharyan
Succeeded by Vazgen Sargsyan
Armenian Minister of Finance
Assumed office
1997
First Vice-Chairman of the Central Bank of Armenia
Assumed office
1994
Personal details
Born (1964-01-23) January 23, 1964 (age 54)
Leninakan, Armenian SSR
Nationality Armenian
Political party none
Alma mater Moscow State University
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Armen Razmiki Darbinyan (Armenian: Արմեն Ռազմիկի Դարբինյան; born January 23, 1964 in Leninakan, Armenian SSR), served as Prime Minister of Armenia from 1998 to 1999. In 1986, he received an honors degree at the Department of Economy, Moscow State University. In 1989, Darbinyan completed a post-graduate course at Moscow State University. In 1994, he was appointed First Vice-Chairman of the Central Bank of Armenia. In 1997 Darbinyan was appointed Armenian Minister of Finance. On April 10, 1998, he was appointed Armenian Prime Minister[1] until June 11, 1999. Since 2001, Armen Darbinyan has been rector of Russian-Armenian State University.

Darbinyan was recognised as a "Young World Leader" by the World Economic Forum.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Armen Darbinyan Recognized Young World Leader by WEF[permanent dead link], armeniadiaspora.com, accessed February 2009
Political offices
Preceded by
Robert Kocharyan
Prime Minister of Armenia
1998-1999
Succeeded by
Vazgen Sargsyan