Director of the Russian Penitentiary Service
Gennady Kornienko was born in Karelian ASSR in 1954, has obtained Higher technical education and university degrees, qualified as candidate of legal sciences.
1981 – 2001 - State Security Agencies
2001 - 2002 - Deputy Director of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation
2002 - 2012 - Director of the State Courier Service of the Russian Federation
2012 - until now - Director of the Federal Penitentiary Service of the Russian Federation
Gennady Kornienko has been awarded the highest state awards.
Military rank: Colonel-General.