Director of Development of Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC), Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation. Author of publications in the journal “International Life”, on the website of RIAC, “Gazeta.ru”, “Expert” magazine including publications titled: “Russian Revolution Geopolitics: Verdict of Alternative History?”, “The Meiji Restoration and Russia: Modernization Experience Comparative Analysis”, “Russia and NATO: Background of the ʽFateful Decisionʼ. What to do?”, “Brexit Negotiations: First Outcomes” and others. Head of the Foreign Policy Planning Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation (2005–2011), Minister Counsellor (in the rank of an Ambassador) at the Embassy of the Russian Federation to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (2011–2017). Member of the Foreign and Defense Policy Council. Awarded the Order of Honour and the Order of Friendship.