Location: Moscow, Russia
Competence: South-East Asia, North Korea, South Korea
Field of expertise: Management of research and providing counsel on international political and country risks to leadership of national and international companies as well as state authorities.
Work experience: Rector of MGIMO-University, Member of the Russian Academy of Science, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary. President of the Russian International Studies Association, Member of the Presidium of the Council under the President of the Russian Federation for Science, Technology and Education. Chairman of the United Nations Association of Russia. Head of section of the Scientific Council of the Security Council of the Russian Federation. Co-chairman of the Russian Historical Society. Member of the Board of Trustees of the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC). Member of the Board of Trustees and Chairman of the Scientific Council of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund. Co-chairman of the Russian-French Trianon Dialogue civil society forum and the Committee on difficult issues in the history of Russian-Japanese relations. Editor-in-chief of the MGIMO Review of International Relations.