Razumkov elected as Chairman of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine

  • 18:17 29 August 2019

Razumkov elected as Chairman of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine

MP, Chairman of the Servant of the People party Dmytro Razumkov has been elected as the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, ONA reports citing Ukrinform.

As an Ukrinform correspondent reports, 382 MPs supported a corresponding decision.

Dmytro Razumkov was born in the town of Berdychiv, Zhytomyr region, on October 8, 1983. He graduated from the Kyiv Institute of International Relations with a degree in "International Economic Relations" and from the National University of the State Tax Service with a degree in "Law".

Razumkov has worked as political technologist and political analyst, the managing partner and director of the Ukrainian Politconsulting Group. He held senior positions in the commercial and public sectors, as well as in political parties. Razumkov has been working in election campaigns since 2006.

In the 2019 presidential campaign, Dmytro Razumkov was the speaker of the election headquarters of the candidate for President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky.