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Samvel Shahramanyan


Director of National Security Service of AR

In office since

Curriculum Vitae

Date and Place of Birth
December 1, 1978, c.Stepanakert

1995 entered Yerevan “Grigor Zohrap” University department of International relations economy, then in 1998 moved to NKR and in 1999 graduated from the Economics department of Artsakh State University

Career Experience
1999-2008 served in the National Security Service of NKR.
2008-2010 worked in the Tax Service adjunct to the Government of NKR as head of the operative intelligence department.
2010-2013 served in the Ministry of Justice of NKR as chief compulsory enforcement officer.
2013 appointed as head of Stepanakert Municipal Police Department, then head of the Police Criminal Intelligence Department.
From 2014 served in the National Security Service of AR as head of department.
June 6, 2018 by the decree of Artsakh Republic President was appointed Director of National Security Service of Artsakh Republic.

July 16, 2018 - By the decree of the Artsakh Republic President was appointed chairman of the committee on prisoners, hostages and missing persons.

Other Information
1996-1999 served in the Defence Army of NKR.
Military rank – Colonel.
He was awarded "For Cooperation Strengthening", "Admiral ISakov" Medals and a badge of the Judicial Acts Compulsory Enforcement Service of the RA Ministry of Justice.
In 2008 was awarded the title of sports master of Sambo wrestling of the Republic of Armenia.

Party Membership
Non party.

Personal Status
Married, has 3 children.