Deputy Minister of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation
Alexey Sokolov was born in Saint Petersburg in 1982.
He graduated with honors from Saint Petersburg State University with degree in Law and received second higher education in Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Foreign Ministry with degree in global economics.
Since 2003 Alexey Sokolov has started to work in public authorities. In 2008 he worked in the Presidential Administration of the Russian Federation, where he dealt with topics concerning international affairs, law and safety, collaboration in the sphere of information technologies and mass communications.
In May 12, 2014 he took position of Deputy Minister of Telecom and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation.