8. Felix Sharshenbayevich Kulov
Felix Sharshenbayevich Kulov is a Kyrgyz politician who was Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan from 2005 to 2007, following the Tulip Revolution.
He first served from 1 September 2005 until he resigned on 19 December 2006. President Kurmanbek Bakiyev reappointed him acting Prime Minister the same day, but parliamentary opposition meant Bakiyev’s attempts to renominate Kulov in January 2007 were unsuccessful and on 29 January the assembly’s members approved a replacement.
Kulov cofounded and leads Ar-Namys, a political party, and chairs the People’s Congress, an electoral alliance to which Ar-Namys belongs.