Former Prime Ministers

Leonard Petrosyan


Curriculum Vitae

Date and Place of Birth
1953 in Martouni. Left local secondary school.

1974 was the student of Yerevan cooperation institute (Moscow branch).
1979 graduated from Yerevan institute of national economy.

Career Experience
1975-1990 worked in the system of common nutrition of Martouni, at a vine factory, in Communist Party of Martouni regional committee, in agricultural centre.
During Artsakh movement L. Petrosyan was in the first ranks.
1991 was a deputy chairman of NKAR regional committee, then was appointed a chairman of regional council.
1992 was the first deputy head of the department of special programs of RA.
From January 1995 to 1998 was the NKR Prime Minister.
1997 April-September simultaneously was the NKR acting President. Then moved to Yerevan and was appointed the Deputy Minister of Defense of RA.
1998 was the Deputy Prime Minister of RA.
1999 on October 27 was killed in the Hall of National Assembly.

Other Information
Served in the ranks of the Soviet Army.

Personal Status
Was married and father of 4 children.