YAKOVLEV VLADIMIR ANATOLYEVICH
St.-Petersburg Governor. The member of the Russian Federation
Was born on November 25, 1944 in Olyokminsk (Yakutia), where his mother was evacuated from the sieged Leningrad.
Graduated from the Leningrad mounting technical college and North-Western correspondence polytechnic institute with the specialization in "electrical machinery".
Since 1965 was the foreman, Chief Engineer, the Head of the Industrial Department of the Major Repair Office of the Leningrad Municipal Executive Committee. During 1977-1982 was the Manager of the Municipal Repair and Construction Trust N 4, then - the Deputy Chairman of Dzerzhinsky District Executive Committee. Since 1987 was the Deputy Head of the Housing Administration of the Leningrad Municipal Executive Committee, later - the Chief Engineer in the Territorial Department of the Housing Economy.
Since January 1993 appointed to be the Mayor Deputy, since December 1993 till June 1996 was the First Mayor Deputy, since 1994 - the First Deputy Chairman of St.-Petersburg Government - the Chairman of the Municipal Economy Administration Committee.
On June 2, 1996 was elected to be the Governor of St.-Petersburg.
The Chairman of St.-Petersburg Government.
The Chairman of the Economical Policy Committee of the Russian Federation Council.
"North-West" Association President. This Association unites the Heads of the executive and legislative Authorities of the twelve federation individuals of the North-Western region of Russia.
Initiated and supported the development of the "Strategic plan of St.-Petersburg".
Candidate of Economical Sciences, Professor of the Municipal Economy
Chair of St.-Petersburg State Technical University.
Academician of the International Engineering Academy.
Honoured Doctor of St.-Petersburg State University of Economics and Finances.
Honoured Builder of Russia.
Rewarded with the second degree Prince Daniil Moskovsky's Order of the Russian Orthodox Church.
President of the International Society of Russian Museum's Friends Trustee Council.
Married, one son.