Andrey SerdyukovCommander of the Airborne Forces, Colonel General
Andrei Serdyukov was born in the Rostov Region on March 4, 1962
He graduated from the Ryazan High Airborne Command School in 1978. Took various posts starting from the reconnaissance platoon leader to the Airborne division commander.
In 1993 – graduated from the Military Academy named after Frunze.
In 2009 –graduated from the Military Academy of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces.
Commanded the combined-arms army located in the Eastern military district.
In October 2013, Andrei Serdyukov was assigned to the post of the First Deputy Commander – Chief of Staff of the Southern military district.
In October 2016, Colonel General Andrei Serdyukov was assigned to the post of the Commander of the Airborne troops under the decree of the President of the Russian Federation.