Sergey Gaplikov was born on April 29, 1970 in Frunze
He has gone into higher education. He graduated from N. Bauman Moscow State Technical University with a degree in gas-dynamic impulse equipment (1996), Moscow State Institute for International Relations of MFA of Russia with a degree of expert lawyer in public construction and management (1996) and Russian Foreign Trade Academy with a degree in global economy (2000).
1988-1989: involuntary service in the USSR Armed Forces
1995: construction engineer in the Research and Development Machine-Building Institute
1996: holding various appointments in the Prefecture of the Eastern Administrative District, Moscow
2000: holding various appointments in the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of the Russian Federation
2004: Chairman of the Cabinet Council, the Chuvashi Republic
2010: Deputy Chief, Government Office of the Russian Federation
2011: President, Olimpstroy Public Corporation
2014-2015: personnel reserve
On September 30, 2015 S.Gaplikov was appointed the Acting Head of the Republic of Komi.
S. Gaplikov is awarded the Certificate of Honour of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of the Russian Federation (2002), the Order of Merit for the Chuvashi Republic (2009), the second-class medal of Order of Merit for the Motherland (2010), the Certificate of Honour of the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation (2014) and the third-class Order of Merit for the Motherland (2014).