Kirill Polyakov has been appointed Chairman of the St. Petersburg Committee for transport.
Kirill Polyakov has been appointed Chairman of the St. Petersburg Committee for transport by an order signed by St. Petersburg Governor Alexander Beglov, a spokesperson for the city government told Saint-Petersburg TV Channel.
Kirill Polyakov assumes his duties w.e.f. May 20. He replaces Alexander Goloivin, who was Chairman of the Committee for transport since December 2015.
Kirill Polyakov holds a PhD degree in Economics, prior to this appointment he was Director General of the non-commercial organization Directorate for Development of the St. Petersburg and Leningrad Region Transport System.
Photo: St. Petersburg TV channel