MAXIM A. PESHKOV

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
of the Russian Federation to Ireland

 

Curriculum Vitae

Born in 1950.

1972 - graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University)

1972 - entered diplomatic service

1972-1974 - Consulate of the USSR in Resht, Iran

1974-1978 - Embassy of the USSR in Iran

1981-1985 - Embassy of the USSR in Afghanistan

1987-1991 - Embassy of the USSR in Afghanistan

2000-2005 - Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Tajikistan

2005-2011 - Director of the Third Department of the CIS, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation

2011 - Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Ireland

Speaks English and Persian.

Holds a diplomatic rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary.

Married with one adult son.