Born on February 2, 1968, in Novorossiysk.
Fluent in 4 foreign languages: English, Portuguese, Hungarian and Italian.
In 1993, Sergey Shishkarev founded Delo Group, one of the largest transportation holding companies, and remained at its head until 1999.
Mr. Shishkarev was elected twice to the Board of Directors of Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port (NCSP).
In 1999-2012, Mr. Shishkarev was elected to the State Duma of Russia, where he held various executive positions in the Committee on International Affairs, the Committee on Energy, Transport and Communications and was Head of the Committee on Transport till 2012. He is an author of over 50 bills in the sphere of transport.
In 2008-2011, he held the position of a Chief Delegate of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation.
In 2013-2018, Mr. Shishkarev was in position of the First Deputy Chairman of the Marine Board under the Government of the Russian Federation and Head of the Presidium.
Since July 2014, Sergey Shishkarev has been the President of Delo Group, currently he is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Delo Group.
In April 2015, Sergey Shishkarev was elected Head of the Handball Federation of Russia. In February 2023, Sergey Shishkarev was elected Chairman of the Supreme Council of the Handball Federation of Russia.
In 2015-2018, Sergey Shishkarev served as the member of the State Commission for Arctic Development, headed the business council of the State Commission.
In 2018-2021, Sergey Shishkarev was a member of the Global Ports Investments’ Board of Directors.
Since 2020, Sergey Shishkarev has been the Chairman of the Board of Directors of PJSC TransContainer.
In April 2021, Sergey Shishkarev was included in the Government Commission on Transport.
In December 2022, Sergey Shishkarev was elected Vice President of the Russian Olympic Committee.
In March 2023, Sergey Shishkarev entered the Presidential Council for the Development of Physical Culture and Sport.
Sergey Shishkarev is the honoree of the Medal of the Order for Merit to the Fatherland Second Class, “300 years of Russian Fleet” Medal, Badge of Honor of Russian State Duma for “Merit in Parliamentarism Development” and other official awards. He was awarded for restoration of Orthodox churches with the Order of Russian Orthodox Church of Blessed Knyaz Daniil Moskovskiy, the Order of Russian Orthodox Church of Reverend Sergiy Radonezhskiy.