Mr. Sargsyan graduated with a degree in economics from the Yerevan Institute of National Economy in 1993. From 1984-1986 he was a worker in the Ashkhatank Volunteer Sport Company. In 1987 he worked in Yerevan Bread Factory # 4. From 1987-1989 he served in the Soviet Army. From 1989-1990 he worked as a metalworker in Sirius Factory. From 1990-1995 he worked first as a storekeeper and later deputy director at the Yerevan Flour Factory. From 1995-1996 he was the executive director of Bjni OJSC. From 1996-1999 he was the head of the sales division in Yerevan Miller Factory. In 2002 he became the president of Yerevan Miller CJSC.
1999-2003 was his first term as a deputy of the NA (electoral district # 4) and he was on the NA Standing Committee on Financial-Credit, Budgetary and Economic Affairs. He was a member of first the Stability Faction, later he was not a member of any faction or deputy group and then he joined the “People's Deputy” Deputy Group.
On May 25, 2003 he was reelected to the NA from electoral district # 6 and he is currently on the NA Standing Committee on Financial-Credit, Budgetary and Economic Affairs and a member of the “People's Deputy” Deputy Group. He has no political party affiliation.
Mr. Sargsyan is married and has three children.