Executive department



Samvel Mkoyan

Executive Director

Date of Birth, Birthplace – April 17, 1991, Kulikam village, Akhalkalaki

Marital Status – married, has a son



2013-2015    YSU, Faculty of Law, Master’s degree in Business Law

2009-2013    YSU, Faculty of Law, Bachelor՛s degree in Civil Law

2008-2009   YSU International Education Center

2006-2008   Akhalkalaki Higher Education College


Work Experience:

From 05.12.2018  Executive Director of Support to Javakheti Foundation

From 24.10.2018  Managing Partner of Mkoyan and Partners Company

2017-2018           Deputy Executive Director of Support to Javakheti Foundation

2017-2018           Trainer-Expert of German Savings Bank of International Cooperation

From 01.05.2017  Member of Anti-Corruption Coalition of Armenia’s Penitentiary Institutions

2014-2017           Head of Support to Javakheti Foundation’s office – lawyer

2013-2014           Expert of online grant system of the Ministry of Sport and Youth Affairs of the Republic of Armenia

2015-2017           Member of the European Young Lawyers Association (ELSA-Armenia)

From 2013           Member of the Armenian Bar Association



March, 2016      TOT on RA Financial System and Personal Finance Management Skills

                        German Savings Bank of International Cooperation, German Society for International Cooperation

2016                 4-Month Accounting Training

2016                 AS 1-Month course

2013, July          International Humanitarian Law Summer School

                         American University of Armenia, International Committee of the Red Cross

2013, July           European Law 1st Summer School

                         German Foundation for International Legal Cooperation, The Law Foundation of Armenia and Armenian Young Lawyers Association

2013                   Training of Trainers

                          RA Ministry of Sport and Youth Affairs, Youth Events Holding Center and National Team of Trainers NGO

2012, June           Summer School on Refugee Rights

                          United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and YSU Faculty of Law

2012, February    International Winter School on Process of Judicial Authority Implementation and Problems in Modern Times

                         Center for Constitution Research and Advocacy (Georgia), Constitutional Right CenterNGO and YSU Faculty of Law

2011-2012           Summer School of  Diaspora Young Armenian Leaders

                          RA Ministry of Diaspora and YSU

2010-2014           School of Young Leaders


Social activity

From 2018     Member of the Committee on State and Legal Affairs of the RA Public Council and member of the

Committee on Religion, Diaspora and International Integration

From  2015    Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Diaspora Armenian Students’ Council

From 2013     Vice President of the World Association of Youth Organizations of the World Armenian Congress

2013-2018     Member of the Youth Subcommittee of the Public Council of the Republic of Armenia

2012-2016     Responsible for external relations of the Youth Affairs Council attached to Yerevan Mayor

2012-2015     Member of the Board of Yerevan State University

2011-2012     Member of Governing Council of Young Leaders School

2011-2015     Head of the Student Scientific Society at YSU Faculty of Law Department of Civil Procedure

2010-2015     Founding President of “Diaspora Armenian Students’ Council” NGO

2008-2009     Chairman of Student Council of YSU International Education Center


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