Arakady Trachuk was born in November 1966. Graduated from the Leningrad Institute of Aircraft Instrument Making (1989) and the Leningrad Institute of Finance and Economics (1991). Doctor of Science (2011).
Throughout his career Arkady Trachuk occupied various positions in the banking and electric power industries. Since 2002 he works as General Director of Goznak.
Arkady Trachuk is a professor at the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation. He is an author of more than 60 scientific and methodological articles including publications on different aspects of currency circulation. Arkady Trachuk is also a member of the Advisory Council under the Government of the Russian Federation.