Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

of the Russian Federation to the Syrian Arab Republic

 

H.E. MR. ALEXANDER EFIMOV

 

Описание: http://www.mid.ru/documents/10180/3420062/%D0%95%D0%A4%D0%98%D0%9C%D0%9E%D0%92+%D0%90%D0%921.jpg/04f5489b-656d-436d-97c9-f58a63520e21?t=1543241632178

Born in 1958.

Graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations.

Joined the diplomatic service in 1980.

Held various diplomatic posts both at the MFA headquarters and abroad.

2004-2008 – Minister Plenipotentiary, Deputy Head of Mission, Russian Embassy in Jordan.

2008-2010 – Chief of desk, Middle East and North Africa Department, MFA.

2010-2013 – Deputy Director, Middle East and North Africa Department, MFA.

2013-2018 – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the United Arab Emirates.

October 2018 – appointed as the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Syrian Arab Republic.

Holds a diplomatic rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary.

Speaks Arabic and English.