Biography of Elena SkrynnikElena Borisovna Skrynnik - ex-head of the Ministry of Agriculture, founder and director of the International Independent Institute of Agrarian Policy, created to support the development of the domestic agro-industrial complex, previously - the head of the companies involved in leasing ("Medizing", "Rosleasing", "Rosagrolizing").
Elena Borisovna Skrynnik
Elena Skrynnik's childhood and familyElena Borisovna was born on August 30, 1961 in the mining town of Korkino, located 35 kilometers from Chelyabinsk. Her parents held senior positions in local industrial production: her father was the deputy director of the Korkinsky open-pit mine, and her mother was the chief engineer of the stamping plant.
Elena Skrynnik graduated from the Medical Institute
In 1986, the newly-made cardiologist began work at the city clinic and after 2 years took the position of deputy head doctor. Soon, as a promising employee, she was sent to improve her qualifications at the Academy of National Economy, where Aleksey Gordeyev was involved in the same course as she became Minister of Agriculture and, ostensibly, her patron. Then (after receiving a diploma in management personnel) she received a referral to Europe to gain experience in the specialization “leasing technologies”.
Elena Skrynnik opened its clinic
Elena Skrynnik's careerIn 1994, an active and purposeful graduate of the Academy took regular steps to the heights of the management pyramid of the Russian Federation - she founded Medleding company and, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, engaged in the procurement of medical equipment for the Russian medical institutions abroad. Thus, it is recognized as a pioneer in introducing this type of rental relationship in the Russian market.
Elena Skrynnik was engaged in the procurement of medical equipment
From 2001 to 2009, the business lady headed the company with powerful state funding Rosagroleasing, which supplied the village with the necessary equipment. It should be noted that according to the results of inspections of the enterprise, the Accounts Chamber has repeatedly paid attention to the prices, which were too high compared to factory sales prices by almost 40 percent, for which equipment was supplied to agricultural producers.
In 2005, a successful entrepreneur became a member of the Party of Power; in 2008, she was incorporated into her High Council. In 2007, having defended her scientific work, she received the title of candidate of economic sciences.
Meeting Elena Skrynnik and Vladimir Putin
The personal life of Elena SkrynnikThe first woman who served as head of the Ministry of Agriculture, was married 3 times. The first spouse with whom they got married as students and lived together for 6 years was Sergey Skrynnik. Their daughter Lena, born in 1982, died tragically in a car accident in 2003. Subsequently, the ex-husband led the department in the regional department of material resources, was accused of bribery and sentenced in 2012 to imprisonment for 7 years.
Elena Skrynnik and her husband Sergey
Elena Skrynnik and Dmitry Belonosov
At 51, the former head of the Ministry of Agriculture gave birth to two more sons and became a mother of many children.
Elena Skrynnik with children
Elena Skrynnik todayAfter the resignation, the former head of the federal agricultural department was treated abroad, living with his newborn twin sons in his villa in the French Riviera.
Interview Elena Skrynnik
Subsequently, all attempts to discredit her were explained in different ways. In particular, the struggle of the domestic political elite, its complex relations with the curator of the department, Deputy Prime Minister Viktor Zubkov, attempts to divert public attention from existing problems of Rosagroleasing and even the actions of the suppliers of Bush’s legs, which sharply limited.
In 2014, the former minister was deprived of the degree of doctor of economic sciences, since in her dissertation, which she defended in 2010, a significant amount of “unscrupulous” borrowings from six foreign scientific works were discovered.
Elena Skrynnik about arrest of 60 million bills
Since 2016, Elena Borisovna heads the International Independent Institute for Agrarian Policy, created by her to support the development of the domestic agro-industrial complex.According to the conclusions of its experts, agriculture for the first time occupied a leading position in the country's economy in terms of growth rates.
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