ArmInfo. Haykak Arshamyan was appointed Director of the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund. On July 2 of this year Haykak Arshamyan was appointed adviser to the Prime Minister of Armenia.
Recall that on July 3, the director of the Hayastan Fund, Ara Vardanyan, was detained by representatives of the National Security Service. According to the NSS, the director of the fund under pressure admitted that he owned the credit card granted to the fund with a credit line of 25 million drams, which he used for personal purposes, including during online casino betting. These were not the funds of the fund, but the credit line allocated to him. Vardanyan returned the money spent with the credit card before the commencement of the proceedings. In consequence of this, on July 10 Ara Vardanyan resigned.
According to the official website of the government, Haykak Arshamyan, born in 1971, in 1988-1993. studied at the Faculty of History of Yerevan State University, in 1993-1996. - graduate school of Yerevan State University, specialization "History of Armenia", candidate of historical sciences. In 2001 he entered the International Research Institute of the Egyptian Foreign Ministry, diplomacy, Cairo, Egypt, in 2002 - Harvard Law School. He started his career at the Yerevan State University as a lecturer at the Department of Armenian History (1994-1996), then - 1998-1999. - charitable foundation, translator 1999-2015. - YSU, lecturer of the Department of History of Armenia, 1999. - Ministry of Education and Science, first class specialist 1999-2000. - Secretariat of the Prime Minister of RA and Coordination Ministers, Leading Specialist, 2000-2001. - Ministry of Foreign Affairs of RA, Assistant to the Deputy Minister, attache, 2001- 2004. - Advisor to the Minister of Education and Science of RA, seconded from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia, 2004-2010. - Fund "Depi Hayk", project coordinator, deputy director. In 2008-2009 - BF, executive director, part-time, in 2010-2014. - Yerevan Press Club, Program Coordinator, 2011-2014. - Teacher of the UNESCO Education Management Department of the Armenian State University of Economics, 2013-2016. - Foundation
, project coordinator, 2015-2016. - NGO, project coordinator, 2015-2016. - Yerevan Press Club, Program Coordinator 2016-2018. - NGO, Coordinator for Communication and Advocacy On July 2, 2018, appointed as Adviser to the Prime Minister. In 1996-1998 years. - served in the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia, lieutenant of the reserve, in 2015 - passed the program for visitors to the European Union, Brussels, Belgium, in 2016 - training in performance monitoring, US Agency for International Development.