The experts commented on changes to the governors of the Volga region

© RIA Novosti / Mikhail Klimentievich Azarov during a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Archival photoThe experts commented on changes to the governors of the Volga region© RIA Novosti / Mikhail Klimentyev

September 25, acting (acting) Governor of the Samara region was appointed by the former mayor of Samara Dmitry Azarov, and on September 26, the acting Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region became the first Deputy head of the Ministry Gleb Nikitin, in this position, he was replaced by Valery Shantsev.

For new leaders, the experts have high expectations.

The task of the new heads of subjects of Federation is to give new impetus to regional management. The diversity of life experience, qualifications, young age, personal energy will help new governors, said political analyst Gleb Kuznetsov.

«Nikitin and Azarov have new qualities of managers. They have been trained according to special programs of the Ranepa», — he said.

The appearance of new faces among the heads of regions is a sign that there is a renewal of approaches to governance, enhance their efficiency, the head of the Department for strategic studies and forecasting AISI Ekaterina Sokolova. «We can say that we have formed a school of modern governance. The need for this is long overdue, and I think it will give a great result,» she said.

«I worked with them. This is a very great professionals. They know the problems and have a clear understanding of how to solve them», — said Ekaterina Sokolova.