The former Governor of the Oryol region: from the monument to Ivan the terrible to the “law Patomskogo”

Vadim Potomsky

© Alexei Druzhinin/press-service of the Russian President/TASS

TASS, 5 Oct. Politician, Communist Vadim Potomsky, celebrated this year’s 45th anniversary, headed the Oryol region just over three years ago — in February 2014.

Until his appointment as head of the region he has extensive experience in the civil service and in elected bodies.