Sergei Sidorsky

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Sergei Sidorsky
Сяргей Сідорскі
Сергей Сидорский
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6th Prime Minister of Belarus
In office
10 July 2003 – 28 December 2010
PresidentAlexander Lukashenko
DeputyVladimir Semashko
Preceded byHenadz Navitski
Succeeded byMikhail Myasnikovich
Personal details
Sergei Sergeevich Sidorsky

(1954-03-13) 13 March 1954 (age 65)
Homiel, Soviet Union (now Belarus)
Political partyIndependent

Sergei Sergeevich Sidorsky[1] (Belarusian: Сярге́й Сярге́евіч Сідо́рскі, tr. Syarhey Syarheyevich Sidorski, [sʲarˈʝej sʲiˈdorsci]; Russian: Серге́й Серге́евич Сидо́рский, tr. Sergey Sergeyevich Sidorskiy; born March 13, 1954) was Prime Minister of Belarus from 10 July 2003 to 28 December 2010. He was appointed Acting Prime Minister on July 10, 2003 to replace the dismissed Gennady Novitsky, and was confirmed as permanent Prime Minister on December 19, 2003.


Sergei Sergeevich Sidorsky was born on 13 March 1954 in Homiel. In 1976, he graduated from the Belarusian Institute of Railway Engineers (Faculty of Electrical Engineering). He began his working life as an electrical fitter, electrician.

Career outline[edit]

  • 1976-91: foreman of assembly shop, head of laboratory, head of department, deputy director at Homiel Radio Equipment Plant
  • 1991-92: director, Homiel Radio Equipment Plant
  • 1992-98: general manager, Research and Production Association RATON, Homiel
  • 1998-2001: deputy chairman, first deputy chairman, Homiel Voblast Administration
  • 2001-02: Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Belarus
  • 2002-03: First Deputy Prime Minister, Acting Prime Minister of the Republic of Belarus
  • December 2003–December 2010: Prime Minister of the Republic of Belarus

Sidorski has the title of Honoured Workman of the Industry of the Republic of Belarus. He is Doctor of Engineering Sciences, Academician at the International Engineering Academy. He is an expert in vacuum-plasma technologies and author of more than 40 scientific publications and monographs.

Personal life[edit]

Sidorsky is married and has two daughters. He speaks German.


  1. ^ "PRIME MINISTER OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS". Government of Belarus. Archived from the original on 3 March 2010. Retrieved 27 December 2009.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Henadz Navitski
Prime Minister of Belarus
Succeeded by
Mikhail Myasnikovich