Andrey Yuryevich Molchanov (born on September 24, 1971 in Leningrad, is a Russian politician. He is the representative of the Leningrad Oblast in the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, and the founder and major shareholder of LSR Group (OJSC).
In 1993 graduated from the economic faculty of the St. Petersburg State University, in 1998 graduated from the Russian Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation (RAPA). Andrey Molchanov also holds a doctorate in Economic Sciences.
In 1993 founded and was president of Open Joint Stock Company LSR Group, one of the leading real estate development, construction and building materials companies of Russia till 2007.
In 2007 was appointed the Assistant of the Russian Federation public health services and social development Minister. Andrey Molchanov is a member of the Federation Council representing Valeriy Serdyukov, the Governor the Leningrad Oblast (elected in January 2008), and the Chairman of the Council of Federation Committee on the Commonwealth of Independent States Issues (elected in December 2009).
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