was born on January 2, 1961 in the village of Ararat in the Ararat
Mr. Sargsyan graduated with a degree in civil engineering from Yerevan
Polytechnic Institute in 1989.
From 1980-1982 he served in the Soviet Army. For the next four years
he worked first as a foreman, later laboratory head, then assistant to
the chief engineer and eventually chief engineer in Araratardshin
Trust. From 1993-1998 he worked first as an assistant to the
director, later he was appointed deputy to the general director,
administrative director and eventually became the general director of
the Araratcement Complex. From 1999-2000 he was
prime minister of the RA
and from 2000-2002 he was the general director of Araratcement CJSC.
He is a member of Yerkrapah Volunteer Union.
On May 25, 2003 he was elected to the NA from the proportional list of
the Justice Alliance and he was on the NA Standing Committee on
Financial-Credit, Budgetary and Economic Affairs. He was a member of
the Justice Faction and the political board of the Republic Party.
Mr. Sargsyan is married and has three children.