Vera E. Chistova
In office since September 25, 2013.
Born on November 23, 1950 in Naro-Fominsk, Moscow Region, in a family of a military serviceman.
In 1973, graduated with honours from the Moscow Financial Institute.
1973-1989 – Economist, Senior, Principal, Chief Economist, Chief Expert in the Ministry of Finance of the USSR.
1989-1990 – Deputy Head of Department and Head of Sector of the government-owned institution “Biopreparat” under the Ministry of Medical and Microbiological Industry of the USSR.
1990-1992 – Principal Specialist, Expert of the Administrative Department of the Administration of the President of the USSR.
In 1992, Head of Division, Head of Department of the State Committee for Supervision of Nuclear and Radiological Security under the President of the Russian Federation.
1992-2001 – Specialist-Expert, Consultant, Deputy Head of Division, Advisor, Head of Division, Deputy Head of the Office of Administration of the Government of the Russian Federation.
2001-2004 – Head of the Department for Funding the Defense Complex and Law Enforcement Bodies of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation.
2004-2009 – Head of the Department of Budget Policy in the Sphere of State Military and Law Enforcement Service and State Defense Order of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation.
2009-2010 – Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation in charge of finance and economic activities.
Since 2010 till September 2013 – Minister of the Moscow Government, Head of the Financial Department of Moscow.
On September 25, 2013, upon the recommendation of the President of the Russian Federation, the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation appointed her to the post of Deputy Chairwoman of the Accounts Chamber.
Doctor of Science in Economy, Professor, Honoured Economist of the Russian Federation.
Order “For Merit to the Fatherland”, 4th class
The Order of Alexander Nevsky
The Order of Honour
The Order of Friendship
Gratitude of the President of the Russian Federation
Certificate of Honour of the President of the Russian Federation
Certificate of Honour of the Government of the Russian Federation
Medal “I*n Commemoration of the 300th Anniversary of Saint Petersburg”
Gratitude of the Mayor of Moscow for her great contribution to the development of the financial system of Moscow.
She was awarded departmental decorations of the Ministry of Defense of Russia, the Ministry of Finance of Russia, the Ministry of Interior of Russia, the Federal Security Service, the General Prosecutor’s Office, the Investigation Committee, the Federal Customs Service, the Federal Drug Control Service, the Foreign Intelligence Service, the Federal Guard Service, the Federal Migration Service, the EMERCOM of Russia, etc.