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First name(s) / Surname(s)

Tigran Sukiasyan

Address(es)

#64/1, Sundukyan Street, 0012, Yerevan, Republic of Armenia

Telephone(s)

Tel:   (+374 10) 22 94 10, ext 5433

Mobile:

(+374 91) 21 98 41

Fax(es)

(+374 10) 22 94 15

E-mail

Tigran.Sukiasyan@osce.org

 

 

Nationality

Armenian

 

 

Date of birth

25 April 1975

 

 

Gender

Male

 

 

Desired employment / Occupational field

 

 

 

 

Work experience

 

 

 

Dates

Jul 2005 – present

Occupation or position held

National Economic and Environmental Officer

Main activities and responsibilities

·         Provision of advice for developing future strategy directions of the Office, particularly in the fields of business environment improvement, development of SME’s and supporting infrastructures, trade policy, regional economic and tourism development, compliance with the standards of knowledge based economy.

·         Implements pre-programming and programming activities for the Economic and Environmental portfolio including design and evaluation of new project proposals.

·         Provides high quality economic input to all relevant OSCE programmes and projects and ensures that they are in line with national policies and priorities, as well as world best practices.

·         Implements capacity building and training activities for the respective departments and agencies of the Ministry of Economy dealing with private sector development, business environment improvement and collaboration with international knowledge networks.

·         Monitors economic developments in the country and its relation to the Mission operation.

Name and address of employer

OSCE Yerevan Office,

#64/1, Sundukyan Street, 0012, Yerevan, Republic of Armenia

Type of business or sector

International Organization

 

 

Dates

Feb 2002 – Jun 2005

Occupation or position held

Head of Investment Policy and Market Infrastructure Development Department

Main activities and responsibilities

·         Developed and executed the investment promotion  and market infrastructure development policy, as well as assisted in elaboration of trade policy and fulfillment of obligations for accession to WTO;

·         Facilitated cooperation with donor organizations in Armenia and lobbied for economic development and investment related assistance projects;

·         Advised international and domestic investors and entrepreneurs in protecting their legitimated business interests;

·         Supported sectoral departments of the Ministry in policy formulation, programming, implementation and follow up on activities targeted at the development of the following sectors:  diamond and jewelry, mining and construction materials, IT, textile and apparel, tourism;

·         Participated in drafting laws and other legal documents related to foreign investments;

·         Supervised organization of major governmental economic forums/conferences;

·         Managed and supervised the staff of the Investment Policy Department.

Name and address of employer

Ministry of Trade and Economic Development of the Republic of Armenia,

#5, Mher Mkrtchyan Street, 012, Yerevan, Armenia

Type of business or sector

Government Ministry

 

 

Dates

May 2000 – Feb 2002

Occupation or position held

Deputy Head of Mining and Construction Materials Department, Head of the Field Development Projects Section

Main activities and responsibilities

·         Managed field development projects, participated in their implementation and monitoring of their results;

·         Developed a model and the mechanisms of privatization of key mining companies, as well as carried out their pre-privatization restructuring;

·         Facilitated cooperation between the Ministry and international organizations, as well as with potential investor foreign companies or partners;

·         Prepared concept and executed tenders for conclusion of annual contracts on supply of finished products, as well as participated in conducting those tenders;

·         Evaluated contracts signed by mining companies on supply of finished products;

·         Audited cash flows of mining companies;

·         Participated in elaboration of fiscal algorithm and drafting new legal basis that regulates the mining field.

Name and address of employer

Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Republic of Armenia,

#5, Mher Mkrtchyan Street, 012, Yerevan, Armenia

Type of business or sector

Government Ministry

 

 

Dates

Sep 1997 – May 2000

Occupation or position held

Deputy Head of Entrepreneurship Support Department

Main activities and responsibilities

·         Worked with expert groups contracted by international institutions to recommend on state policies related to entrepreneurship development in countries with economies in transition;

·         Provided policy analysis of priority export oriented and import substituting industrial branches of the Armenian economy, indicated the impeding factors and recommended the mechanisms to overcome them;

·         Provided expert evaluation of projects for strategic development of industrial branches and supporting infrastructures;

·         Developed a concept of a national entrepreneurship support system based on the world best experience;

·         Elaborated post-privatization support programs for industrial enterprises.

Name and address of employer

Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Republic of Armenia,

#5, Mher Mkrtchyan Street, 012, Yerevan, Armenia

Type of business or sector

Government Ministry

 

 

Education and training

 

 

 

Dates

Jun 2009

Principal subjects/occupational skills covered

Training course “Regulatory Impact Analysis” on the principles, procedures and methods of the RIA.

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

Jacobs & Associates and College of Europe, Brugge, Belgium

 

 

 

Dates

Jun-Jul 2007

Principal subjects/occupational skills covered

Training course on “Monitoring and Evaluation in Development”.

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

IMA International, Brighton, United Kingdom

Dates

Jul-Aug 2006

Principal subjects/occupational skills covered

Training course on “Introduction to the world trade system, trade policy and WTO”

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

World Trade Institute, Bern, Switzerland

Dates

Sep 1996 – July 1998

Title of qualification awarded

MA in Engineering Management. Diploma with honour

Principal subjects/occupational skills covered

Industrial Management

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

Post Graduate School of State Engineering University of Armenia,  Department of Industrial Management,

Dates

Sep 1993 – Jul 1996

Title of qualification awarded

Certificate in International Economic Relations

Principal subjects/occupational skills covered

International Economic Relations

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

State Engineering University of Armenia,  Department of Economics and Management,

Dates

Sep 1991 – Jul 1996

Title of qualification awarded

MS in Electrical Engineering. Diploma with honour.

Principal subjects/occupational skills covered

Electrical Engineering

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

State Engineering University of Armenia,  Department of Electrical Engineering,

Personal skills and competences

 

 

 

Mother tongue(s)

Armenian

 

 

Other language(s)

 

Self-assessment

 

Understanding

Speaking

Writing

European level (*)

 

Listening

Reading

Spoken interaction

Spoken production

 

English

 

 

Fluent

 

Fluent

 

Fluent

 

Fluent

 

Fluent

Russian

 

 

Fluent

 

Fluent

 

Fluent

 

Fluent

 

Fluent

 

 

Additional information

“Doing Business” project of the World Bank (for the years 2008 and 2010); Submitted contribution on the following indicators: Starting Business, Dealing with Licenses, Protecting Investors, Trading Across Borders. Feb 2007/Feb 2008