Russian politician who made a name for himself as the Mayor of Yekaterinburg after winning over 30 percent of the vote in 2013. He was a State Duma deputy from 2003-07 and announced a run for Governor in 2017.
He studied to be an archivist and historian at Ural State University.
He became known for his campaigns against drugs and corrupt police officers.
His mother was an artist and his father was a teacher.