Mayor of Perm

Dmitry Ivanovich Samoylov  was born on September 7, 1962  in Perm.  In 1979 he joined the Perm Polytechnic  Institute which he graduated in 1984  with a qualification of a building engineer. 

His work career started in  August  1984  at  Perm Polytechnic  Institute, where he worked until  1992, then  taking a job   in a commercial sector (1992-1997).

Dmitry Samoylov was elected a councillor to the first Legislative Assembly of the Perm Region.    

In  1997  -  2000  being  in  office at  the Administration of the Perm Region he held the following positions: 

1997 to 1999  - the first Deputy Head of the Regional Committee for State Property; 

1999 to  2000  – Vice-Governor of the Perm Region. 

From 2001 to 2011 he was employed at  OJSC (ОАО) Uralsvyazinform holding several positions:  the Deputy Head of Strategic Development Department,  Director of Property and Investment Department,  Deputy Director for Corporate Development and Advisor to the General Manager.

Starting June  25, 2012,  Dmitry Samoylov joined the  regional  government  in the position of   Vice Chairman of Perm Region Government – Minister of territorial development, and then starting  January 15,  2013   - the Head of the Administration of the Perm Region Governor.

On February 26, 2014,he  was appointed the Acting Chief Executive of Perm City, taking the position in full on July 20, 2014.

On October 4, 2016, Dmitry Samoylov was appointed as Acting Mayor-Acting Chief Executive.

On November 25,  2016  Dmitry Samoylov was officially  inaugurated as the Mayor of Perm City.