Chief --- KUZNETSOV, Vasiliy, Lt-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda 21 Feb 01).

[Previous Chiefs:

  • --- OLEYNIK, Georgiy Semenovich, Col-Gen, Appointed, (Izvestiya 3 Oct 96 p 1). Noted as a Lt-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda 6 Jan 99 pp 1-2). Noted as a Col-Gen (NVO No 28, 4 Aug 00).  BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION, OLEYNIK:  Born on January 29, 1944Yaroslavl Military School with honors (1965).  Military Department of the Moscow Financial Institute (1976). Held leading positions in the financial services of the Ministry of Defense.  Served in the Belorussian MD, the Northern Group of Troops, and the Transbaikal MD.  In 1994 appointed head of the Military Financial and Economic Department of the Finance Academy.  Appointed the Head of the Main Directorate of Military Budget and Finance by Presidential Decree of October 1, 1996. (Military News Bulletin No 10 Oct 96 p 9).]
  • --- VOROB'YEV, Vasiliy Vasil'yevich, Col-Gen BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION, VOROB'YEV: born  on 11 May 46 in the town of Gidrotorf in Balakhninskiy  Rayon of Gorkiy Oblast. Yaroslavl  Military Finance School imeni Khrulev with distinction (1966), and the Military  Department of the Moscow Financial Institute (1974).  Served over 20 years in the Siberian and Far East MDs in the positions of Chief of the Finance Service for a unit, large formation and army. As of 1982 Deputy Chief of the Finance Service for the Southern Troop Grouping, 1986 Chief of the Finance Service for the Ukrainian Military District and 1987 the Far East Military District.  Designated First Deputy Chief of the Central Finance Directorate of the USSR Ministry of Defense  in June of 1990.  (Appointment noted in TVS 10/91 p 52, Signed to press 18 Nov 91). (Rank of Maj-Gen, KZ 25 Jan 92 1st ed p 1). Noted as Lt-Gen, (Moscow TASS in English 1836 GMT 27 Jan 92).  Promotion to Col-Gen, (23 Jun 93 in VOYENNO-EKONOMICHESKIY ZHURNAL 6/93 p 31). Appointed Chief of Finance Directorate in 1991. Married with two children.  (Krasnaya Zvezda 16 Nov 91 First Edition p 1). (Nezavisimaya Gazeta 20 Aug 94 p 3). 'Released' by Yel'tsin in Nov 1995 for "crude  financial violations and the unsatisfactory implementation of a decision of the Russian Federation Government." (Itar-Tass 1548 GMT 23 Nov 95).  Subsequently rumored (unconfirmed) the Minister Grachev had proposed him for appointment to the Military Inspectorate (Moskovskiy Komsomolets 15 Feb 96 p 2).]

Deputy Chief --- BUROV, Lieutenant General Viktor (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 1 Nov 02).
Chief Book Keeper --- DATSKO, Yevgeniy, Maj-Gen (NVO, No 28, 4 Aug 00).

Second Directorate [Main Budget and Finance Directorate]

Chief --- GERASIMENKO, Leonid, Maj-Gen (NVO, No 28, 4 Aug 00).

Third Directorate [Main Budget and Finance Directorate]

Chief --- VOROBYEV, Anatoliy, Maj-Gen (NVO, No 28, 4 Aug 00).

Economic Directorate [Main Budget and Finance Directorate]

  • (Kaliningrad STRAZH BALTIKI in Russian 28 Mar 95 pp 1-2).

Finance Inspectorate [Main Budget and Finance Directorate]

  • (23 Jun 93 in VOYENNO- EKONOMICHESKIY ZHURNAL 6/93 p 31).

Social Security Directorate [Main Budget and Finance Directorate]

  • (Krasnaya Zvezda 24 Nov 93 p 2).

Financial-Economic University of the RF Ministry of Defense

Head --- VOROB'YEV, Vasiliy, Col-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 19 Sep 02).