Graduate in mathematics, Kyrgyz State University, 1983.
He was appointed to that position on December 24, 2007, following the resignation of Iskenderbek Aidaraliyev. Prior to his appointment, he was an energy and industry minister in the Kyrgyz government. He was confirmed as prime minister by President Kurmanbek Bakiyev on December 24.
On 21 September 2009, Chudinov was named Honorary President of the Kyrgyz-North America Trade Council, in recognition of his role in promoting trade and investment between the United States of America/Canada and Kyrgyzstan.
He is Chud and does not speak Kyrgyz.
Member Ak Zhol Party.