BIOGRAPHYRifat Sabitov — VGTRK
R.A. Sabitov graduated from the Moscow Electrotechnical Institute of Communications and the Journalism Department of the Moscow Higher Party School. Candidate of Political Sciences.
Has been working in the media field since 1978.
From 2009 to the present, he holds the position of Deputy General Director – Head of the Regional Department of the All-Russian State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (VGTRK), oversees the activities of regional TV and radio companies.
Member of the Academy of Russian Television, member of the Board of the National Association of Broadcasters of Russia.
In 2021, by Decree of the President of the Russian Federation, he was approved as a member of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation of the VII composition, from June 2021 to the present, he is Chairman of the Commission of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation for the Development of the Information Community, Mass Media and Mass Communications, head of the Coordinating Council for the Communication Industry at the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Public Council at the Ministry of Finance Russia.