HIM Emperor Alexander IV is the founder and the first (and only) head of state of Pavlov. As Monarch, Alexander is not only the face of the Empire but also the guardian of the Subjects ("members") of Pavlov. Albeit his powers are according to the Basic law in theory unlimited, he authorizes the Consuls and Senate to exercise a lot of his prerogatives on his behalf.
HIM Emperor Alexander IV serves as executive leader of the nation, he must give his assent to all Acts of the Senate. Alexander currently reigns for his 9th year on the throne.
The Augusta Marija is the consort of the Pavlovian Monarch Alexander IV. She was appointed to her first political office as First Consul for the year 2021. This is the first time in the history of the Roman Empire that the consort of a Ruling Emperor is appointed as Consul.
Lady Helena Aleksandrivna joined the Empire in 2019, being a friend of the Monarch since mid-2017. Lady K. is the first female senator appointed in her own right since the founding of Rome in 573 BC. She is also the Secretary of Minorities, an office dedicated to defending the rights of the minority subjects. Lady Helena Aleksandrivna was appointed First Consul Suffectus in August 2020. She was appointed for a second term in 2021.
HIH is - after the Monarch himself - the person with the longest history in Pavlov, being involved in it since early 2013. During the golden years of 2016 he was formally adopted by the Monarch and as such received the status of being an Imperial Prince. Jaroslav is the heir to the throne.
Lord Andrijewskyj has been involved in Pavlov since 2014, having served in the period of 2014-2018 as Grand Inquisitor of Pavlov. He was together with HIH Grand Prince Jaroslav responsible for many of the reunions in the Russophone sector. Having converted to the Bön religion, he became a ordained Priest of it. He currently serves as Chief Religious advisor to the Emperor and as Grand Shen of the Empire of Pavlov.
Duke Saradzhev (Akhmetovych) was involved in Pavlov since 2013, he is a personal friend of the Monarch. Lord Saradzhev as Secretary of the Barbarians is responsible for the Foreign affairs of the Empire and all contact with foreigners - including the subjectship applications (migrations). Barbarians in this means foreigners - akin to Rome where all non-Romans were viewed as Barbarians.
Lord Saradzhev (Borysovych) is the Head of the Oprichnina (secret police). Lord Saradzhev first joined Pavlov in 2014 on invitation of HIH Grand Prince Jaroslav. Since his subjectship, Saradzhev was the Head of the Oprichnina. Under him the Oprichnina protected the Empire from all threats - internal and external.
Duke Emil Pavlovych Hardyj joined the Empire in 2015 and is one of the older still active subjects in the Empire. Duke Hardyj is the Senator in closest proximity to the Palace and as such has a deal of influence in the Empire's workings.