Appointed on 5 October, first Deputy head of the presidential administration Sergei Kiriyenko began to gather to his work people, acquaintances, old duty stations. As said the newspaper “Kommersant” a source in the presidential administration is preparing a decree on appointment to the post of head of administration Alexander Kirienko Nikolina. He has worked with Kiriyenko in the Volga Embassy and structures “Rosatom”.
According to “Kommersant”, Alexander Nikolin “political” positions were head of the Secretariat of the office of Sergei Kiriyenko, presidential envoy in the Volga in the first half of the 2000s. One of employees of the device of Plenipotentiary Kirienko Nikolina described as “responsible and systematic” person with good organizational skills. Another source considers it “very clear performer and organizer”. Another source in government said Nikolin – apparatchik, who comes “out of service”.
Sergei Kiriyenko often involves the cooperation of the people with whom he worked in the same places, the article notes. So, from the Volga to the Embassy in the “Rosatom” he moved Sergei Novikov, Alexander Kharichev – moving them to subordinate Kiriyenko structure is also possible.
On Okhotny Ryad meanwhile, the AP began moving team members are former curator of internal policy Vyacheslav Volodin, who became the speaker of the state Duma of the seventh convocation.
As it became known, the AP leaves the Deputy head of the presidential administration on domestic policy (Ohr) Olga Sitnikova, who worked with Volodin from the early 2000s. According to “Kommersant”, Sitnikova will become Deputy head of the Secretariat of the speaker. The head of the Secretariat of the speaker works Vadim Marshalko, which is held in the up position as chief of staff Vyacheslav Volodin.