Aleksei V. ERKHOV
Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Turkey
Born in 1960 in Moscow.
In 1983 graduated from MGIMO University, Moscow (Faculty of International Relations).
Since 1983 assumed different positions in the Foreign Ministry.
1996 2000 Counsellor, Head of Political Section, Embassy of Russia, Tel Aviv, Israel.
2000 2003 Counsellor, Head of Department, Directorate for Foreign Relations, RF Presidents Administration.
2003 2006 Minister-Counsellor, Embassy of Russia, Damascus, Syria.
2006 2009 Deputy Head, Cabinet of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia.
2009 2015 Consul General of Russia, Istanbul, Turkey.
2015 2017 Directorate of the Crisis Situations Center-Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia.
Speaks Arabic, English and French.
Married, Father of three grown-up children.