Ayrat Zaripov was born on August 8, 1962, in Kazan.
1984 - The Kazan State Pedagogical Institute (specialty: physicist).
1995 - The Kazan State Finance and Economics Institute (specialty: management).
1984-1985 – Teacher at special technical vocational school № 2 in Kazan city.
1984 - The Secretary at cooperative technical vocational school of the All-Union Leninist Communist Youth League of The Directorate of the Restaurant Services of the Council of Ministers in the Tatar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (TASSR) .
1987-1988 - the Secretary of the All-Union Leninist Communist Youth League of tram and transport Kazan administration.
1988-1991 – The Second Secretary of Privolzhskiy District of Republican Komsomol Committee.
1991-1994- The Chairman of the Committee on Children and Youth affairs of Privolzhskiy district administration (Kazan city).
1994 -2002 – The Head of public relations and media department of the Municipality of Kazan.
2002 -2010 –The Head of Tatarstan President's Press Office.
2010 -2015 – the Head of Roskomnadzor Office for the Republic of Tatarstan.
Since 16 August 2015 – The Head of Republican agency for press and mass communications.
State Councilor of the Russian Federation, 2nd class.
Medal «For merits in carrying out all-Russia population census» (2003).
Medal in memory of the 1000th Anniversary of Kazan (2005).
Medal of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation «For strengthening military cooperation» (2009).
Medal «For merits in carrying out all-Russia population census» (2010).
Order of Friendship (2013).
Honorary title «Honored Worker of Culture of the Russian Federation» (2007).
Gratitude of the President of the Russian Federation (2014).
Gratitude of Minister of Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation (2011).
Gratitude of the head of Roskomnadzor Office (2 gratitudes in 2010, 1- in 2011, 2 – in 2012).
Married, two daughters.