Trutnev Yury


Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation – Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District
Born on March 1, 1956, in Perm, to a family of oil industry workers.
1978 – graduated from the Perm Polytechnic Institute with a degree in Mining Engineering.
As a student, Mr Trutnev interned with Polaznaneft and Komineft oil companies as an assistant drill-operator and then drill-operator of oil and gas production equipment.
1978 – engineer and junior research associate at PermNIPIneft, a design institute developing oil and gas production equipment.
1981–1988 – worked at Perm city and regional Young Communist League (YCL) committees and the regional sports committee.
1988 – founded and headed the Kontakt physical fitness and recreation association.
1990 – CEO of EKS LIMITED Co.
1996 – CEO of shareholding company E.K.S. International comprising EKS Group enterprises.
1994 – deputy of the Perm regional legislature and Chairman of its Economic Policy and Taxation Committee.
December 1996 – elected Perm Mayor.
December 9, 1996 – sworn in as Perm Mayor.
December 2000 – elected Governor of the Perm Region.
March 9, 2004 – appointed Natural Resources Minister.
May 21, 2012 – August 31, 2013 – Aide to the President of the Russian Federation.
Since August 31 – Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation – Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District.
Married, with five children.