Grigory is a Deputy of the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of Karelia. The Legislative Assembly is a permanent supreme representative and the only legislative body of the Republic of Karelia. It comprises of fifty deputies elected on a five year term. Grigory is a full time deputy working on a permanent basis. In addition, he is Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee for Economic Policy and Taxes. The Committee’s work covers economic financial policy, privatization and real estate management, investment policy, crediting and banking, business support and development, and taxes.
Grigory wants to use his time in the UK to learn more about the role of MPs as representatives of communities, to look at the legislative process in the UK Parliament and to understand the devolved system in the UK better.
He was previously Deputy of the Petrozavodsk City Council and member of the Standing Committee for City Development.