As reported by Censor.NET, this is stated in the presidential decree No. 178 / 2016 of April 28, posted on the website of the president.
"Appoint Andrii Anatoliyevych Hordieiev head of the Kherson Regional State Administration," the decree reads.
Hordieiev was born on June 13, 1983 in Nadezhdivka, the Kherson region. In 2012, he became a deputy of the Kherson city council. He got to the Verkhovna Rada after winning the recent parliamentary election in the single-mandate electoral district No. 183 (the Kherson region).
Hordieiev has declared UAH 78,472 (approx. $3,100) of income received in 2015.