Minister of Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation
On May 21, 2012, he was appointed a Minister of Communications and Mass Media.
2010–2012: Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Informatization and Communications of the Republic of Tatarstan.
2006–2010: General Director, Center for Information Technologies of the Republic of Tatarstan.
August 2005: appointed IT Adviser to the Prime Minister of Tatarstan.
2004–2005: Deputy General Director, Modern Internet Technologies JSC.
2001–2005: Deputy Director, Kazansky Portal.
Nikolay Nikiforov graduated from the Economic Department, Kazan State University.