Staff Sobchak headed by one of the leaders of the campaign of Yeltsin in 1996

MOSCOW, October 24. /TASS/. TV presenter Ksenia Sobchak said that her campaign headquarters on election of the President was headed by Igor Malashenko, who participated in the election campaign of Boris Yeltsin.

“Greet Igor Malashenko, he is one of the leaders of the campaign of Yeltsin in 1996 and one of the founders of NTV,” said Sobchak at a press conference on Tuesday.

She also said that the Internet campaign will meet Vitaly Shklyarov. “He is a great expert in election campaigns he led during the American election campaign [Bernie] Sanders, here he has already successfully campaigned for the election of municipal deputies”, – said Sobchak.

Offline direction, she said, including work on collecting signatures and coordinating volunteers will be engaged in the political consultant Alexei Sitnikov. Also, the team was joined by political analyst Marina Litvinovich, informed Sobchak.

She said that on the basis of the election headquarters will be weekly work discussion. Economic issues will be overseen by the economist Vyacheslav Inozemtsev, inclusive and tolerant society – Avdotya Smirnova, the topics of legislative and judicial activity – the lawyer Elena Lukyanova. Anton Krasovsky will moderate the discussion on HIV and help the campaign, said Sobchak.