NAME: ANDREI BELOUSOV
BORN: 17 March 1959 in Moscow
EDUCATION: Mr Belousov graduated with honours from Lomonosov Moscow State University, Department of Economics, with a degree in economic cybernetics in 1981.
CAREER: *Upon graduation, Mr Belousov worked as an intern researcher, and then a junior researcher at the Central Economics and Mathematics Institute of the USSR Academy of Sciences until 1986. *From 1986 to 1990 he was a junior researcher, then researcher, then senior researcher at the Institute of Economics and Scientific and Technical Progress Forecasts of the USSR Academy of Sciences. *From 1990 to 2006 Mr Belousov was a senior researcher, then head of a laboratory at the Institute of National Economy Prognostication of the Russian Academy of Sciences. *In 2006, Mr Belousov was appointed Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade of the Russian Federation. *In 2008, Mr Belousov was appointed Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation. *From 2008 to 2012 Mr Belousov served as Director of the Department of Economy and Finance of the Government of the Russian Federation. *From 2012 to 2013, Mr Belousov served as Economic Development Minister of the Russian Federation. *On 24 June 2013, Mr Belousov was appointed Aide to the President of the Russian Federation responsible for the economic portfolio.
MISCELLANEOUS: *Mr Belousov is a Class I Active State Advisor of the Russian Federation. *He holds a PhD in Economics. *In 2007 Mr Belousov was awarded honorary title of Honoured Economist of the Russian Federation. *He was awarded the Order of Honour in 2009. *Married, with one son.