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Dmitry Kozak: biography
Dmitry Kozak is Russia’s leading politician, the Deputy Prime Minister, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, state Councilor of the first class
The childhood of Dmitry Kozak took place in a small Ukrainian village Bandurove. The parents of the Cossack – simple rural workers, the father was part of the kolkhoz, head of the Commission on audit work. Dmitry, or as he was called Mitya in his native village, was the oldest of the children. Father Nicholas was holding Dmitri in severity, were asked to perform chores.
Future policy early childhood growing up responsible, thoughtful, serious, disciplined boy. At a time when rural boys played outside, went fishing, participated in fights, drinking, the future politician was sitting on the books.
Younger brother Dmitry Nikolayevich – Basil, his antithesis in character, always under the supervision of his older brother. As an adult, Basil made his career thanks to Dmitry Kozak. He moved to Moscow, was Director of the petrol stations, was the head of the Bank, later became Director of industrial enterprises in St. Petersburg.
Studied Dmitry Kozak in the school is excellent. Until the eighth grade he was a straight-a student, loved the exact Sciences: mathematics, physics, chemistry. After leaving school at the urging of teachers and parents entered the Vinnitsa Polytechnic Institute. I studied there for a short time, he realized that his calling – the legal science.
Kozak entered the Leningrad University, graduating with honors, specialty «lawyer». At LSU he studied Dmitry Medvedev and Vladimir Putin. Between studies at the Institute and the University of the future politician he served in the Soviet Army in the airborne special forces of the GRU.
After graduating from Leningrad state University in 27 years, Dmitri became a Prosecutor in Leningrad and worked in this field for 4 years. Since 1989, Dmitry Kozak headed the legal Department of the Leningrad group «Monolit-Kirovstroy», Deputy, then head of the legal Department in the Executive Committee of Leningrad.
In 36 years, Dmitri was appointed to the position of Chairman of the legal Committee of the mayoralty of St.-Petersburg became a member of the government of the city on the Neva.
40 years d. the Cossack became the Vice-Governor. In this position, he spent a short time, until late 1998, was forced to resign from his high post in connection with disagreements with the new Governor of St. Yakovlev.
Significant stages in his career was marked by the accession of Dmitry Kozak in 1999 to the position of chief of staff of the RF Government, Minister. Between 2000 and 2007, Dmitry was promoted from Deputy head of the presidential Administration, chief of staff of the Russian Government to the Plenipotentiary of the President in YUFO.
The year 2003 was marked by the occurrence of a Cossack in the management Board of RAO «RZD».
In 2005 Dmitry Nikolaevich predicted the nomination of candidates for President in 2008, but he has denied all the rumors about the nomination for the important post, explaining that it was unable, for objective and subjective reasons.
In the fall of 2007. D. Cossack received a new post of Minister for regional development, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the state Corporation on construction of Olympic facilities in Sochi.
In 2008 Dmitry became Deputy Prime Minister in charge of the preparation and holding of the Olympic games in Sochi in 2014.
In the spring of 2014 in connection with the emergence of new constituent entities within the Russian Federation (Crimea, Sevastopol), Dmitry Kozak was appointed responsible in the Government for the functioning and development of these territories.
Personal life Dmitry Kozak
Dmitry Kozak is married to Natalia Evgenievna Quakeboy. She is a lawyer by education, candidate of legal Sciences since 1996. Deputy chief of staff of the State Duma Committee. Considered one of the richest women of the Kremlin.
Dmitry Nikolaevich has two sons: Alexander and Alexey, by his first wife Lyudmila Vladimirovna. The sons received higher economic education and work managers. Senior Alex busy in the construction business, Junior Alexander – in banking sector. His first wife got married when Dmitry Kozak was studying in the 3rd year of University.
- Dmitri leads an active lifestyle, loves sports. His favourite sports – football, downhill skiing, fitness, Boxing.
- After a hard day’s likes at a high speed to drive the wheel of a car.
- Dmitri has the habit of Smoking tobacco, which acquired in his student years. No prohibitions in the Government, in the office of the President could not stop the politics of his passion for Smoking.
- Dmitry Kozak – the developer of the Charter of Leningrad, for which he was awarded the prize of Saint-Petersburg University.
- Colleagues of Dmitry Kozak, the President described him as a very decent, faithful man, a workaholic.
- Dmitry Kozak is a very caring son. He moved his parents to Moscow from the Ukrainian village. It has many government awards for merit.