Medvedev’s address to nation

Member of the Russian Federation Council Dmitry Ananiev

1969 - Born in Moscow
1987 - Serves in the army
1990 - Deputy marketing director, Tehknoservis joint venture
1993 - Deputy chairman, Tehknoservis A/S joint stock company
1994 - Graduates, Moscow State Aviation Institute
1995 - Chairman, board of directors, Promsvyazbank
1996 - Deputy consulting council chairman, Tehknoservis A/S closed joint stock company
1997 - Graduates, State Management Academy
2005 - Advisor to Chairman of the Federation Council of the Russian Federal Assembly
2006 - Member, Russian Federation Council
2006 - Graduates, Business School, University of Chicago
2007 - Chairman, committee of the Russian Federation Council on financial markets and monetary circulation

Today we will talk about the state of the nation address by the Russian President. In his first address to the Federal Assembly, Dmitry Medvedev proposed a set of political reforms aimed at widening people’s participation in politics. He also outlined the Russian response towards global challenges. We’ll be discussing the presidential speech with a man who was directly addressed by Medvedev on Wednesday – Member of the Russian Federation Council Dmitry Ananiev.