Vardges Maevosyan

Vardges Maevosyan

Armenian statesman.
Country: Armenia

Biography of Vardges Matevosyan

Vardges Gedeonovich Matevosyan was an Armenian statesman, born on February 1, 1945, in the village of Akhavnadzor, Yeghegnadzor District. He graduated from the Yerevan Polytechnic Institute from 1975 to 1980, majoring in mechanical engineering. Prior to that, from 1966 to 1968, he served in the Soviet army.

After completing his military service, Matevosyan worked as a locksmith at "AvtoVAZ" in Tolyatti from 1968 to 1970. He then became the representative of "AvtoVAZ" in Armenia from 1970 to 1977. From 1977 to 1993, he served as the director of the "AvtoVAZ" center in Ararat. Following that, he worked as the director of the Yerevan Bread Factory No. 4 from 1993 to 1999.

In 1999, Matevosyan entered politics and became a member of the parliament. He served as a member of the permanent commission on state-legal issues and was a member of the "Unity" faction. He continued his political career as a member of the parliament from 2003 to 2007, once again serving on the permanent commission on state-legal issues. During this time, he was a member of the "RPA" party.

In June 2007, Matevosyan was appointed as the governor of Vayots Dzor Province, where he served until his retirement.

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