Oleg Y. Yesayan
Oleg Y. Yesayan
CHAIRMAN OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY (December 2, 1997 - June 30, 2005)
Date of birth 12.11.1946

 Born on November 12, 1946 in the village of Sos, Martuni region

1964 – Finished Martuni secondary school

1964-1966 - Worker in Yerevan Worsted mill

1966 - 1970 - Studied at the Economics Faculty of the Yerevan State University and worked as an economist in the district agro management

1972-1974 - Worked in the Komsomol and Communist party organs of the Martuni region

October 1974 – Lecturer at the Stepanakert Pedagogical Institute

1985 - Defended his thesis and received a degree of candidate of economics in the Moscow Institute of Management

1986 - Received the title of Associate Professor of the Stepanakert Pedagogical Institute

1989 - Head of the socio-economic department of the special management committee of the Nagorno-Karabakh Autonomous Oblast

April 1990 – Appointed First secretary of the Martuni Regional party committee

1991 - Head of the Planning and Economic Department and First Deputy Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Regional Council of the Nagorno-Karabakh Autonomous Oblast

December 28, 1991 - Elected deputy of the NKR Supreme Council of the first convocation from the election district No. 67 of the village of Krasny Bazar

January 1992 - Elected Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the NKR at the first meeting of the Supreme Council

1992-1996 - Dean of the Faculty of Economics, then Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs and Head of the Department of Economics of the Artsakh State University

December 1996 - Member of the Government, Head of the NKR Statistical Department

November 23, 1997 - Elected deputy to the NKR National Assembly of the second convocation from the Stepanakert constituency No 12 in the additional elections

December 1997 - Elected Chairman of the National Assembly

1998 - Corresponding Member of the Russian Humanitarian Academy

June 18, 2000 - Elected deputy of the NKR National Assembly of the 3rd convocation from Martuni electoral district No. 25

July 10 - Elected chairman of the National Assembly

2000 - Received the academic title of academician

2005-2006 - Chairman of the Commission on Securities of Armenia

2006-2010 - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Armenia to Belarus, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Armenia to statutory and other bodies of the CIS

January 21, 2010 - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Armenia to the Russian Federation

Since 2017 - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Armenia to Belarus

Author of a number of scientific works devoted to economic problems, including the economy of Nagorno-Karabakh


Married and has two children

Awarded the Orders of "Grigor Lousavorich" (01.09.2001), "Mesrop Mashtots" (01.09.2008), the Medal "For the Liberation of Shushi "(11.05.2016) and the medal of the RA "Anania Shirakatsi"