Aram Sargsyan

Aram Zaveni Sargsyan (Armenian: Արամ Զավենի Սարգսյան; 2 January 1961) is an Armenian political figure. He was Prime Minister of Armenia from 3 November 1999 to 2 May 2000.[1][2]

Aram Sargsyan
Aram Sargsyan 2010.jpg
9th Prime Minister of Armenia
In office
3 November 1999 – 2 May 2000
Preceded byVazgen Sargsyan
Succeeded byAndranik Margaryan
Member of the National Assembly
In office
2 April 2017 – 14 January 2019
Leader of the Hanrapetutyun Party
Assumed office
April 2001
Preceded byposition established
Personal details
Born (1961-01-02) 2 January 1961 (age 61)
Ararat, Armenian SSR, Soviet Union
Political partyRepublican Party of Armenia (until 2001)
Hanrapetutyun Party (since 2001)
Other political
affiliations
Armenian National Congress (2012)
RelationsVazgen Sargsyan (brother)
Alma materYerevan Polytechnic University
OccupationCivil engineer

He is the younger brother of Vazgen Sargsyan. In 2001, he founded the Hanrapetutyun Party. He supported the opposition leader Levon Ter-Petrosyan in the 2008 Armenian presidential election.

Sargsyan was elected to the Armenian National Assembly in May 2012 with the Armenian National Congress, but he didn't accept the seat.[3]

In the 2017 Armenian parliamentary election, Sargsyan was elected through the proportional list of the Way Out Alliance.

Prior to the 2018 Yerevan City Council election, Sargsyan co-led the Bright Alliance.

Sargsyan led the Hanrapetutyun Party as its candidate for Prime Minister in the 2021 Armenian parliamentary election. The party received 3.04% of the vote, coming in fifth place.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Government biography Accessed 2 April 2009. Archived 2 April 2009.
  2. ^ "WORLD BANK: World Bank President expresses cocondolences & continued economic support for Armenia." M2 Presswire November 16, 1999
  3. ^ No Thanks: Party leader Sargsyan joins Ter-Petrosyan in giving up mandate
Political offices
Preceded by Prime Minister of Armenia
1999-2000
Succeeded by