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Sergey Vershinin

Sergey Vershinin

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation

Biography

Since 2018, he has held the position of Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

Since 2011 – Collegium member of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia.

Since 2011 – Special Representative of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation on the Middle Eastern settlement.

Since 2005 – Director of the Middle East and North Africa Department (MENAD).

Since 2004 – Deputy Director of the Middle East and North Africa Department (MENAD).

1999-2003 – Russian Ambassador to Algeria.

1993-1997 – Minister Counsellor at the Russian Embassy in Tunisia.

Sergey Vershinin has the diplomatic rank of the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation.

Decorated with government and departmental awards.