Prefecture of the Southwestern Administrative Area


Oleg Volkov

  • Born in 1967 in Chisinau.
  • Graduated from the Technical University (Construction Engineering).
  • Served in the Navy (Northern Fleet).
  • Mr Volkov’s career in housing and utilities included several positions, from a plumber to an engineer. He worked his way up in management from the junior staff to the head of a district council and deputy prefect.
  • 1995–2012: Employed with the Obruchevsky District Council (Southwestern Administrative Area).
  • 2012: Deputy Prefect of the Southwestern Administrative Area; in charge of utilities and amenities and the improvement of residential areas.
  • 2012 (18 December): Appointed Prefect of the Southwestern Administrative Area, by Moscow Mayor executive order.
  • 2013 (6 June): Appointed Acting Prefect of the Southwestern Administrative Area.
  • September 17, 2013: Appointed Prefect of the Southwestern Administrative Area.
  • Married, with five children.