Our Team

Mikael Khachatryan

Mikael Khachatryan

Director

Mikayel Khachatryan was born in Yerevan on September 21, 1977. In 1999, he graduated from the Department of Accounting and Economic Activity Analysis of the Faculty of Finances and Accounting, Yerevan State University of Economics (ASUE). He was qualified as an economist. In 2010-2011, he studied in the Department of International Relations, CCI FORMATION COTE D’OR, France. In 1999-2001, Mr. Khachatryan served in the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia as a commander of a rifle platoon. From September 2020, he volunteered for the Second Artsakh War in Jabrayil district. Mr. Khachatryan started his work activity as an accountant at “Nairit Plant” CJSC. 02/2004-04/2004 – Specialist of the Monitoring Department of “ARMECONOMBANK” OJSC 05/2004-08/2005 - Chief accountant at “Hayastan” All-Armenian Fund 09/2005-01/2008 - Chief accountant and acting financial director at “Sitronix Intracom” LLC, Armenia 06/2012-08/2012 - Administrator at IBIS hotel, Strasbourg Airport 08/2012-12/2013 - Administrator at LES CIGALES hotel, Nizza Since 01/2014 – Owner and President of “CONFOV” CJSC Language knowledge Excellent knowledge of Russian, English, French and good knowledge of Italian

Armen Khojoyan

Armen Khojoyan

Deputy director

Armen Khojoyan was born on June 8, 1961. In 1978, Mr. Khojoyan entered the Faculty of Agronomy of the Armenian National Agrarian University and in 1981 he continued his education at Moscow Timiryazev Agricultural Academy. After graduating from the Academy in 1984, he returned to Armenia and started working as an engineer at the “Armenian State Land Constructional Project” Institute. In 1992, he started working as director and editor-in-chief for the editorial office of the scientific journal "Bulletin of Agricultural Sciences" of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Armenia. In 1995 the editorial office was reorganized into "Agropress" editorial center, where Mr. Khojoyan was appointed as director and editor-in-chief. In 2003, the organization merged with the Agricultural Support Republican Center, and he was appointed as head of the information department. In 2007, Mr.Khojoyan moved to "MAX Group" concern, managing several companies in different years. In 2007-2014, he simultaneously worked as a lecturer at the National Agrarian University of Armenia. In 2014-2018, he extended working activity in Moscow, Russia. Since March 16, 2021, Armen Khojoyan has been the Deputy Director of the “Environmental Projects Implementation Unit” State Agency of the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Armenia. Mr. Khojoyan has received professional trainings in the USA, France, Germany, Poland, Belgium, Hungary and Russia. He is Candidate of Agricultural Sciences, Associate Professor. He has 12 published scientific works. Mr. Khojoyan is married. He has two children and one grandchild.

Mayis Tovmasyan

Mayis Tovmasyan

Head of implementation unit of budget projects

Mayis Tovmasyan was born in Avshar village on May 1, 1996. He left the local basic school in 1983. He served in the soviet army for 2 years. In 1987-1994, Mr. Tovmasyan studied at Yerevan State Medical University, Faculty of General Medicine. From 1994 to 2009, he lived and worked abroad. After returning to Armenia, Mr. Tovmasyan was engaged in private entrepreneurship (2010-2016). Since May 24, 2016, he has been occupying the position of the head of the Implementation Unit of the Budgetary Projects at “Environmental Projects Implementation Unit” State Agency of the RA Ministry of Environment. Mr. Tovmasyan is married. He has two sons.

Edik Voskanyan

Edik Voskanyan

Head of project Implementation unit of donors

Edik Voskanyan was born on January 16, 1953. In 1975, he graduated from the department of wine technology of the RA Armenian National Agrarian University and received the qualification of an engineer-technologist. In 1975-1977, Mr. Voskanyan was the head of the Sisian wine department at "Ararat" meat processing and packing factory. In 1977-1986, he held the position of the production manager at the Sisian Food Factory. Subsequently, he worked at the regional committee of Sisian for three years, at first, as an instructor, and then - as head of the agricultural department. Mr. Voskanyan headed the Sisian Procurement Office in 1989-1994. In 1994-1996, he was the First Deputy Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Sisian Regional Council. In 1996-2001, he was the national coordinator of the "German Technical Cooperation Integrated Nutrition Program - Southern Armenia" project. He also worked as chief specialist of the department of financial planning and monitoring of the expenditures on external loans of the RA Ministry of Finance and Economy. In 2002-2009, Mr. Voskanyan was the chief specialist of the “Natural Resources Management and Poverty Reduction Project” EPIU State Institution of the RA Ministry of Nature Protection. He held the position of the head of the monitoring department of the "Environmental Projects Implementation Unit” State Agency established on the basis of the same institution, From 2011 up to the present, he heads the Project Implementation Unit of Donors of the “Environmental Projects Implementation Unit” State Agency of the RA Ministry of Environment. Mr. Voskanyan is married. He has two sons and four grandchildren.

Rubik Shahazizyan

Rubik Shahazizyan

Head of eco-educational project unit

Rubik Shahazizyan was born on March 20, 1952. He graduated from the Faculty of Horticulture of the Armenian National Agrarian University and was qualified as a scientific agronomist. He has a PhD in Biology. Mr. Shahazizyan started his work activity as a scientific worker at the Institute of Botany of the RA National Academy of Sciences in 1974. In 1983-1999, he was the head of the Plant Physiology, Biochemistry and Processing Technology Department of the Scientific Center of Vegetable and Industrial Crops (SCVIC) of the RA Ministry of Agriculture and later on - the deputy director for science. In 2006-2009, Mr. Shahazizyan worked as a coordinator of the community-based watershed management component at the “Natural Resources Management and Poverty Reduction Project” EPIU state institution of the RA Ministry of Nature Protection. In 2009-2011, he occupied the position of the head of the Projects Development Department of the “Environmental Projects Implementation Unit” State Agency. Since 2011 Mr. Shahazizyan has been working at the “Environmental Projects Implementation Unit” State Agency, first, as head of the Budgetary Projects Development Unit and then - as head of the Eco-Educational Projects Unit. He is an author of 55 scientific articles and publications. Mr. Shahazizyan is married. He has two sons and two grandchildren.

Ani Mkrtchyan

Ani Mkrtchyan

Lawyer

Date of birth: 17.03.1991 EDUCATION 2008-2012: Jurisprudence, Bachelor of Laws - Yerevan Mesrop Mashtots University. 2012-2014: Jurisprudence, Master of Laws - Public Administration Academy of the Republic of Armenia. 2015-2016: Advocate on civil and administrative matters - School of Advocates of the Republic of Armenia. WORK EXPERIENCE 09.01.2019 – 30.09.2020: Lawyer - “Polyclinic N 19” CJSC. 26.06.2018 – up to the present: “Environmental Projects Implementation Unit” State Agency of the RA Ministry of Environment. 01.12.2018 – 30.05.2019: Lawyer - “Preparation of the Sixth National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity” grant project funded within the frameworks of the contract signed between the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and “Environmental Projects Implementation Unit” State Agency (29.01.2019). 01.09.2018 – 30.12.2018: Lawyer/expert- “Enhancing the management system of specially protected areas of nature in Armenia through the international cooperation and strengthening capacities of the administrative staff of SNCOs” grant project funded by the Embassy of UK in Armenia, signed on 04.09.2018. 13.10.2017 – 26.06.2018: Lawyer - Health and Labour Inspection Body of the Republic of Armenia. 27.02.2017 – 21.08.2017: Legal Advisor - Yerevan City Center of State Health Inspectorate of Staff of Ministry of Health of the Republic of Armenia.