MAXIM A. PESHKOV
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
of the Russian Federation to Ireland
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.