Vadim Nikolaevich Krasnoselsky (Russian: Вади́м Никола́евич Красносе́льский; born 14 April 1970) is a Transnistrian politician who is the 3rd and current President of Transnistria. Previously, he served as a member of the Supreme Council of Transnistria from the 7th district, as 6th Speaker of the Supreme Council (2015–2016) and the 7th Minister of the Interior.
|3rd President of Transnistria|
|Assumed office |
16 December 2016
|Prime Minister||Aleksandr Martynov|
|Preceded by||Yevgeny Shevchuk|
|6th Speaker of the Supreme Council|
23 December 2015 – 14 December 2016
|Preceded by||Mikhail Burla|
|Succeeded by||Alexander Shcherba|
|Member of the Supreme Council from 7th district|
30 November 2015 – 14 December 2016
|Preceded by||Valery Chervonooky|
|Succeeded by||Ruslan Gareev|
|7th Minister of the Interior|
10 January 2007 – 27 February 2012
|Preceded by||Aleksandr Korolyov|
|Succeeded by||Sergey Monul|
Vadim Nikolaevich Krasnoselsky
14 April 1970
Dauriya, Zabaykalsky Krai, Soviet Union (now Russia)
Svetlana Krasnoselskaya (m. 1991)
|Alma mater||Shevchenko Transnistria State University|
Kozhedub University of the Air Force
Krasnoselsky was born in the Zabaykalsky District of the Russian SFSR of the Soviet Union. In 1978 his father was transferred to a military base in Bender in the Moldavian SSR. After leaving school in 1987 Krasnoselsky started studying in Odessa, but left during his first year to join a Military Aviation Engineer Higher School in Kharkiv, from which he graduated in 1993. He subsequently joined the Transistrian security forces, later becoming a high-ranking official in the Ministry of the Interior. Vadim took his degree in law at the Pridnestrovian state university in 2002.
In 2007 Krasnoselsky became Minister of the Interior, serving until 2012 when he started working in business. He was elected to the Supreme Council in the 2015 elections, and was appointed as the body's Speaker. Supported by the Sheriff conglomerate, he defeated incumbent President Yevgeny Shevchuk in the 2016 presidential elections, receiving 62% of the vote.
- Vadim Krasnoselski won the presidential elections in Transnistria Crime Moldova
- Vadim Krasnoselsky elected supreme council chairman Novosti PMR, 23 December 2015
- The upcoming presidential election in Transnistria Balcani Caucaso
- Додон поздравил Красносельского с победой на выборах главы ПМР RIA Novosti, 12 December 2016
- Sputnik. "Светлана Красносельская о муже: мы знакомы со школьной скамьи". ru.sputnik.md (in Russian). Retrieved 2017-11-24.
| President of Transnistria