Former Prime Ministers

Arayik Harutyunyan


Curriculum Vitae

 Date and Place of Birth
December 14, 1973, c. Stepanakert

1990-1994 The National Economy Institute of Yerevan.
1994 moved to the economics department of Artsakh State University, graduated in 1995
1996-1998  postgraduate course of Artsakh State University - economist.
2013 defended a thesis as a candidate of technical sciences

Career Experience
1995-1997  NKR ministry of finance and economy - assistant to the minister.
1997-1999  Armagrobank Askeran branch - bank executive.
1999-2004   bank executive at the Armagrobank Stepanakert branch.
2005  elected as a deputy of NKR National Assembly. Served for 2 years as the chairman of the NA's Constant Commission of Financial and Economic Issues Management. At the same time, served as head of the "Hayrenik" faction, and co-chairman of "Azat Hayrenik" party.
2005-2007 chairman of "Azat Hayrenik" party.
September 14, 2007  by the decree of the NKR President, A.Haroutyunyan was appointed Prime Minister.
2009 re-elected as the chairman of "Azat Hayrenik" party.
2012 by the decree of the NKR President was reappointed Prime Minister of NKR.

September 25, 2017 by the decree of the Artsakh Republic President was appointed as State Minister of Artsakh Republic.

Other Information

1992 joined the self-defence forces of NKR and actively participated in hostilities.
Awarded with the medal “For liberation of Shushi” and decorated with the order “Martial Cross” 2nd degree.
By the decree of the NKR President dated August 30, 2016 A.Harutyunyan was decorated with the order “Grigor Lusavorich” for his services rendered to the Nagorno Karabakh Republic and on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the proclamation of NKR.

Party Membership
Chairman of "Azat Hayrenik" party

Personal Status
Married, has three  daughters.