Diplomatic staff

Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation
to the European Union

Diplomatic Staff

  Name Date of arrival Functions
1 H.E. Mr. Vladimir CHIZHOV 04.09.05 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Permanent Representative
2 Mr. Sergei KOPYRKIN 18.07.11 Deputy Permanent Representative (political and administrative affairs)
3 Mr. Karen MALAYAN 22.11.15 Deputy Permanent Representative (economic affairs, sectoral and regional cooperation)
4 Mr. Artem BULATOV 23.10.16 Deputy Permanent Representative (justice and home affairs, parliamentary cooperation, human rights, culture, education)
5 Mr. Vladimir EPANESHNIKOV 04.09.11 Senior Counsellor (commercial affairs)
6 Mr. Alexey BUDAREV 02.02.12  Senior Counsellor (head of Ambassador's office)
7 Mr. Dmitry KIRIZLIEV 19.10.14  Senior Counsellor (justice and home affairs, human rights) 
8 Mr. Vladimir BREDNEV  30.09.15  Senior Counsellor (climate, environment)
9 Mr. Anatoly DIDENKO 20.04.06 Counsellor (justice and home affairs)
10 Mr. Igor MALYSHEV 02.09.10 Counsellor (energy)
11 Mr. Andrey KASIYANENKO 18.01.11 Counsellor (financial affairs)
12 Mr. Alexander GUSAROV 09.02.12 Counsellor (political affairs)
13 Mr. Alexey STEPANOV 06.02.13 Counsellor (anti-drug cooperation)
14 Mr. Evgeny REVYAKIN 10.07.13  Counsellor (economic affairs)
15 Mr. Dmitry SEMENOV 10.07.13 Counsellor (energy)
16 Mr. Pavel KULAKOV  29.10.13  Counsellor (agriculture and fisheries)
17 Mr. Alexander CHUPRINA 01.11.13 Counsellor (military affairs)
18 Mr. Vadim GLUSHCHENKO  15.05.14  Counsellor (telecommunications)

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Mr. Alexander STUDENIKIN  15.06.14  Counsellor (industrial cooperation)
20 Mr. Arkady KUZNETSOV 04.08.14 Counsellor (justice and home affairs)
21 Mr. Igor VESELOV  11.08.14 Counsellor (cooperation in civil protection)
22 Mr. Alexander TSIBULYA 10.12.14 Counsellor (cooperation in nuclear energy)
23 Mr. Ivan GLUSHKO  17.01.15  Counsellor (regional policy, civil society)
24 Mr. Ivan SAFONOV 12.02.15 Counsellor (commercial affairs)
25 Ms Nasiat SHIRINOVA 05.08.16 Counsellor (transport)
26 Mr. Alexey CHUVAEV 23.08.16 Counsellor (political affairs) 
27 Mr. Alexander SHOSHNIKOV 03.10.16 Counsellor (political affairs)
28 Mr. Sergey ZEMLEDELTSEV 10.04.13 First Secretary (cooperation in science and technology)
29 Mr. Dmitry RESHETNYAK 10.06.13 First Secretary (commercial affairs)
30 Mr. Vasily GAVRILOV

31.08.13 

First Secretary (political affairs)
31 Ms Marina PILYAEVA 25.05.14 First Secretary (political affairs)
32 Mr. Oleg SONIN 16.06.14 First Secretary (social affairs, public health)
33 Mr. Dmitry NIKOLAEV  04.09.14 First Secretary (parliamentary cooperation)
34 Mr. Sergey KORITSKIY  29.01.15  First Secretary (political affairs)
35 Ms Eugenia CHECHELYAN 17.06.15 First Secretary (press)
36 Mr. Mikhail SHULGIN  25.06.15  First Secretary (parliamentary cooperation)
37 Mr. Vitaly KHOMYAK  25.02.15 First Secretary (political affairs)
38 Mr. Maxim PANOV   07.11.15 First Secretary (administrative affairs)
39 Ms Anna SHESTOPALOVA 27.05.16 First Secretary (political affairs)
40 Ms Maria ORESHINA 08.09.16 First Secretary (justice and home affairs, human rights)
41 Mr. Dmitry VISHNYAKOV 04.10.16 First Secretary (administrative affairs)
42 Mr. Nikolay KARYAGIN 26.11.16 First Secretary (commercial affairs)
43 Mr. Mikhail CHISTYAKOV 07.02.13 Second Secretary (political affairs)
44 Ms Yulia KHODYREVA 04.12.14  Second Secretary (justice and home affairs)
45 Mr. Pavel IVANOV 16.06.16 Second Secretary (energy)
46 Mr. Nikolay LUNEV 02.04.10 Third Secretary (commercial affairs)
47 Ms Maiya KOSOVA 08.12.11 Third Secretary (Ambassador's office, translator/interpreter)
48 Ms Margarita GUSAROVA 17.03.12 Third Secretary (justice and home affairs)
49 Mr. Kirill IVANOV  01.02.13  Third Secretary (press)
50 Mr. Leonid KOROLKOV 21.03.14 Third Secretary (protocol, Ambassador's office)
51 Mr. Georgy PINYAEV 23.06.16 Third Secretary (parliamentary cooperation, human rights)
52 Ms Ksenia GALKINA  01.12.13 Attaché (Ambassador's office, press)
53 Mr. Igor PESTRYAKOV  15.04.14  Attaché (administrative affairs)
54 Mr. Maksim MALCHEVSKIY  18.06.15  Attaché (administrative affairs) 
55 Mr. Alexander KAZAKOV 28.07.15 Attaché (administrative affairs) 
56 Mr. Ivan KALMYKOV 20.05.16 Attaché (administrative affairs) 
57 Mr. Leonid TARASICHEV 20.06.16 Attaché (administrative affairs)
58 Mr. Ivan VOLKOV 25.11.16 Attaché (educational, cultural and sports affairs)