Minister of Emergency Situations of RA

Biography

Andranik Piloyan

Date and Place of Birth

14 August, 1962, in Masis village of Masis region

Education

2000-2002 - Combined Arms Academy of the Armed Forces of the Russian Armed Forces, majoring in Military-Administrative Command

1992 - State Construction College named after A. Tamanyan

1979 - Masis secondary school N 1

Work Experience

November 20, 2020 – was appointed the Minister of Emergency Situations of RA

2018-2020 - commander of Military Unit N of the Ministry of Defense of RA

2014-2018 - Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the headquarters of the same military unit

March 15, 2010 - Deputy Chief of Staff of Military Unit N of the Ministry of Defense of RA

May 13, 2008 - Deputy Commander of the same military unit

2006-2008 - Commander of Military Unit N of the Ministry of Defense of RA

2003-2006 - Commander of Military Unit N of the Ministry of Defense of RA

2002-2003 - held the position of Deputy Chief of Staff of military unit N of the Ministry of Defense of RA

1998-2000 - served as Deputy Commander in Military Unit N of the Ministry of Defense

1996-1998 - Commander of the Rifle Regiment of the same Military Unit

1995-1996 – served as Deputy Commander of the Rifle Regiment of the same military unit

August 11, 1993 – Service in the Armed Forces of RA, appointed Head of Intelligence Department of military unit N of the Ministry of Defense of RA

Service and participation in combat operations

October 6, 2020 - participated in hostilities on the southern front of the Republic of Artsakh

1989-1994 - participated in the protection of the borders of RA and NKR, in particular, in the self-defense of the villages of Hadrut, Shahumyan, Lachin, Martakert regions and Yeraskhavan, Tavush, Noyemberyan, Goris regions of the Republic of Armenia

1981-1983 - Service in the USSR Armed Forces

Awards and titles

October 22, 2020 - awarded the title of RA National Hero by the decree of the President of the Republic of Armenia

During the service was awarded medals "Order of the Combat Cross of the Second Degree”, RA “For Courage”, "For Merit to the Fatherland", 1st degree, "For Battle Merit", “Marsal Baghramyan 100”, “Drastamat Kanayan”, “Garegin Nzhdeh”, “Andranik Ozanyan”, “Vazgen Sargsyan”, The Jubilee Medal “Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia: 20 Years”, "For Impeccable Service" 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th degrees departmental medals, NKR “Motherly Gratitude”, “Shahamir Shahamiryan”, “Yerkrapah of Armenia” commemorative medals of the Ministry of Justice and YVU.

July 7, 2020 - received the military rank of Major General by the decree of the President of the Republic of Armenia

Married, with 2 children