The Civic Committee of Trustees for the city was created at the initiative of the Head of the Perm municipal administration Anatoly Makhovikov. The idea to create a new civic structure was first mooted in the summer at a meeting of the cityĺs leaders with the Perm Region Governor Viktor Basargin.
The committee is composed of the Aviadvigatel Chief Designer Alexander Inozemtsev, the PNPPK General Director Alexei Andreev, the General Director of Iskra Mikhail Sokolovsky, the General Director of Sibur-Khimprom Gennady Shilov, the Deputy General Director of Partnerstvo Yuri Antonov, Chairman of the Board of Metafraks Armen Garslyan, members of the Regionĺs Civic Chamber Nikolai Devyatkin and Gennady Igumnov, the President of the Perm State National Research University Vladimir Malanin, the Director of the Perm affiliate of state television Valery Sergeev, and the Artistic Director of the Perm Theater for a Young Audience Mikhail Skomorokhov.
The first working meeting of members of the Civic Committee of Trustees for the City took place on November 15, 2012. They discussed issues of developing Perm theaters and decorating the city for the New Year holiday.