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MOSCOW, September 6 (Itar-Tass) —— President Dmitry Medvedev has signed an ordinance to appoint Oleg Govorun as the Presidential Representative to the Central Federal District, the Kremlin reported on Tuesday.
Another ordinance dismissed Presidential Representative to the Northwestern Federal District Ilya Klebanov due to the latter’s transfer to a new position.
Govorun was born in Bratsk, Irkutsk region, on January 15, 1969.
He served in the Armed Forces from 1987 through 1989.
He graduated from the Moscow Forestry Institute with a degree in chemical technology in 1993 and went into business.
In 2000-2004 he was the first deputy head of the main territorial department of the Russian president.
In 2004-2006 he was a deputy head of the presidential department for the domestic policy.
From March 20, 2006 he was the head of the presidential department for the domestic policy.