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Dmitry Vladimirovich Ovsyannikov (Russian: Дмитрий Владимирович Овсянников; born in 21 February 1977), is a Russian politician, and the Governor of Sevastopol as of 18 September 2017.[1][2]

Dmitry Ovsyannikov
Дмитрий Овсянников
Dmitriy Ovsyannikov.jpg
COA of Sevastopol.svg Governor of Sevastopol
Assumed office
18 September 2017
PresidentVladimir Putin
Prime MinisterDimitry Medvedev
Preceded bySergey Menyaylo
Flag of Russia.svg Deputy minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation
In office
23 December 2015 – 28 July 2016
Personal details
Dmitry Vladimirovich Ovsyannikov

(1977-02-21) 21 February 1977 (age 42)
Omsk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Political partyUnited Russia


Dmitry Ovsyannikov was born in the capital of the Omsk Oblast, in Siberia on 21 February 1977. In August 2001, at the age of 24, he entered the Russian State staff reserve and was appointed Federal Inspector in the Kirov Oblast.[3]

He served as Deputy Minister of Industry and Commerce of the Russian Government between 23 December 2015 and 28 July 2016, when he was made the so-called Governor of Sevastopol following the resignation of Sergey Menyaylo.[4][5] He was later elected as a United Russia candidate to the office in September 2017, receiving 71% of the vote (voter turnout in this election was 34%).[6].

The European Union has imposed sanctions on Dmitry Ovsyannikov as a result of unrecognized (by EU and else) elections[7].

Personal lifeEdit

Ovsyannikov was married and has four children.


  1. ^ "Putin coloca a oficiales de seguridad en puestos clave". Russia Beyond The Headlines. 2 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Крымский федеральный округ включен в состав Южного федерального округа" (in Russian). Interfax. 28 July 2016. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
  3. ^ В Нижнем Новгороде состоялся финал конкурса «Кадровый резерв государственной службы-2001». 7 августа 2001
  4. ^ Заместитель Министра промышленности и торговли Российской Федерации
  5. ^ Назначен распоряжением Правительства Российской Федерации № 2649-р от 23.12.2015
  6. ^ Дмитрий Овсянников набрал 71% голосов на выборах губернатора Севастополя
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