CONSUL GENERAL

Mr. Rashid SADIKOV

Born in 1958.

Graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations and joined the diplomatic service in 1984.

Held various diplomatic posts in the MFA headquarters and abroad (Yemen, Qatar, Syria).

2007 – 2013 – Consul General in Aleppo, Syria.

2013 – 2015 – Chief Adviser of the Third Department of the Commonwealth of Independent States, MFA

In June 2013 the Government of the Russian Federation appointed him head of the Russian delegation in the Joint Russian-Kazakh demarcation commission.

From March of 2015 - Consul General of the Russian Federation in Alexandria, Egypt.

Has the diplomatic rank of Minister Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the 2nd class.

Speaks Arabic and English.

Married, has a son and a daughter.