Andrey Kryukov from Kazakhstan has been a FINA Bureau Member since 2013. Kryukov is Vice-President of the Asia Swimming Federation (AASF) and is the Secretary General of the Swimming Federation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as the Kazakhstan Olympic Committee Vice-President. He sits on the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) Rules Committee and on the Association National Olympic Committee (ANOC) Medical Commission. Kryukov is a WADA Foundation Board Member who started his career as a water polo player in 1982 and joined the National Team of the USSR in 1986. He then pursued his career as a water polo coach (1995-1996). He is the President of the Almaty National Aquatic Sports Centre since 2003, after being Executive Manager, Executive Director and Director General successively between 1997-2003.