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Alen Simonyan
President of the National Assembly
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Birth date
05.01.1980
Party
"Civil Contract"
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Born January 5, 1980 in Yerevan.

2000 - 2002 - Served in the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia.

2000 - Graduated from the Faculty of Law of Yerevan State University. Lawyer.

2015 - Master’s Degree of the Faculty of the Political Science of NAS of the Republic of Armenia. Political scientist.

2002 - 2003 - Assistant to the Chairman of the Court of the First Instance of Ajapnyak and Davitashen Communities, Secretary of the Office.

2003 - 2004 - Converse Bank, Human Resources Manager.

2004 - 2010 - Engaged in Entrepreneurial activity.

2006 - 2007- Author of “Radio FM” radio station, host of the radio programs “Felichita” and “It Can’t Be True.”

2008 - Participated in “PR and Political Technologies” training courses organized by the European Education & Research Center.

2007-2012 - Music producer, TV5 TV Company - director-producer of serials, broadcaster, Yerkir Media TV Company - broadcaster, “Armenia” TV Company - an actor. Producer of a number of musical, political, pre-election video clips, a linear producer of “Ala Ba lan Nica” fiction film.

2011 - Director of “No Comment” performance.

2012 - 2018 - Editor-in-Chief of “Ararat” magazine.

2013 - 2018 - Editor-in-chief and founder of Ararat Media Group LLC (araratnews.am web site and “Ararat” magazine).

2011 - Participated in the Yerevan City Council elections by the list of “Hello Yerevan” alliance.

2013 - One of the organizers of the “Car free” civil protest against the rise in prices for transportation.

2013 - 2015 - Member of the “Civil Treaty” public-political union management board.

May 30, 2015 - Elected; October 30, 2016 - Re-elected member of the “Civil Contract” party Board.

2015 - 2016 - Speaker of the “Civil Contract” party.

2017 - 2018 - Member of the Council of Elders in Yerevan (“Way Out” alliance).

2018 - 2019 - Member of the National Assembly (electoral district #4, “Way Out” alliance of parties).

Member of the Standing Committee on European Integration of the National Assembly, Member of the “Way Out” faction.

2019 - 2021 - Member of the National Assembly (territorial electoral list of the electoral district #4 of the “My Step” alliance of parties. Vice President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia. Member of the Standing Committee on Foreign Relations of the National Assembly. Member of the “My Step” faction.

June 20, 2021 - Elected Member of the National Assembly from the national electoral list of the “Civil Contract” party.

August 2, 2021 - Elected President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia.

Author of a number of journalistic articles.

Married, with three children.