Sokolin Vladimir Leonidovitch
Chairman of the
Interstate Statistical Committee of the Commonwealth of Independent
Sokolin Vladimir Leonidovitch was born on 22 March 1949 in Moscow.
In 1971 graduated from Moscow Institute of Economics and Statistics. Since 1989 to 1992 has been working as a Deputy Chief of the Department of Statistics of Economic Indicators, Finances and Prices; Deputy Chief of the Department of Macroeconomic Financial Statistics of the State Committee of the USSR on Statistics. Since 1992 to 1993 was holding the leading posts in the Centre of Economic Conjuncture under the Government of the Russian Federation.
In 1993 was appointed to the post of the Deputy Chairman of Goskomstat of Russia. Since July 1998 was acting Chairman of Goskomstat of Russia.
In July 1999 was appointed to the post of Director-General of the Statistical Agency of Russia. Since March 2000 was the Chairman of the State Committee of the Russian Federation on Statistics.
In March 2004 was appointed to the post of the Head of the Federal State Statistics Service.
Was carrying out the leadership and control of the preparation and conduct of the All-Russia population census of 2002.
In January 2001 was appointed as a member of the Collegium Board of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of the Russian Federation.
Mr. Vladimir Sokolin is a member of the International Statistical Institute.
accordance with the Decision of the Council of Heads of Governments of
the CIS dated 16 November 2009 was appointed to the post of the
Chairman of Interstate Statistical Committee of the CIS.