MORGULOV Igor Vladimirovich


Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation

Responsible for relations with East and South Asia, multilateral cooperation in the Asia Pacific Region

Born in 1961

1983: graduated from the Institute of Asian and African Studies of Lomonosov Moscow State University

Fluent in Chinese and English

Since 1991: held various diplomatic posts in the central office of the Foreign Ministry and abroad, notably in China, the USA and Japan

2006-2009: Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary at the Embassy in China

2009-2011: Director of the First Asian Department

Since December 2011: Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs

Holds the diplomatic rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

Awarded the Order of Honour, the Medal of the Order For Service to the Fatherland II class, and several other awards

Married, with two children