Gagik Martirosyan

Gagik Martirosyan

Armenian political and economic figure.
Date of Birth: 14.01.1951
Country: Armenia

  1. Biography of Gagik Martirosyan
  2. Education and Early Career
  3. Political and Ministerial Career

Biography of Gagik Martirosyan

Gagik Amayakovich Martirosyan (Armenian: Գագիկ Ամայակովիչ Մարտիրոսյան) was born on January 14, 1951, in the village of Gladzor, Yeghegnadzor district. He is an Armenian political and economic figure who has held various positions throughout his career.

Education and Early Career

Martirosyan attended Yeghegnadzor Secondary School No. 1 from 1958 to 1968. He then went on to study at the Yerevan Polytechnic Institute from 1968 to 1974, where he obtained a degree in engineering and construction.

After completing his education, Martirosyan worked at the Yeghegnadzor Construction and Installation Management of the "Jermukstroy" trust from 1974 to 1979. During this time, he held positions such as foreman, supervisor, chief engineer, and head of the construction and installation management.

Political and Ministerial Career

In 1979, Martirosyan became the Deputy Chairman of the Regional Executive Association of Yeghegnadzor. From 1980 to 1986, he worked at the "Jermukstroy" trust, initially as the chief engineer and later as the director.

In 1987, Martirosyan was appointed as the head of the industry department at the Ministry of Construction of the Armenian SSR, while also serving as the director of the "Araratshin" trust.

From 1990 to 1993, he served as a deputy in the Supreme Council of the Armenian SSR and held the position of Minister of Construction of Armenia during the same period.

In 1993, Martirosyan became the State Minister of Armenia, and from 1995 to 1998, he served as the Minister of Energy. He then took on the role of Minister-Coordinator of Production Infrastructure of Armenia from 1998 to 1999.

From 1999 to 2004, Martirosyan served as the Chairman of the Committee for Water Management of Armenia. Since 2004, he has been working as an advisor to the Prime Minister of Armenia.