Konstantin VasilievichVnukov - Ambassador to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Date of Birth: May 9, 1951
Education: Moscow State Institute of International Relations, 1973
Masters in English and Chinese languages
Ph.D.in History, Far Eastern Studies Institute, Russian Academy of Science, 1991
Family: Married with two sons, one granddaughter and one grandson.
Entered diplomatic service in 1973.
1973-1979 Expert of the Soviet Government Delegation on the border negotiations with China
1980-1985 USSR Embassy in China, Third and Second Secretary
1991-1995 Embassy of Russia in China, Political Counsellor
1995-1998 China Desk Chief, First Asia Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia
1998-2003 Consul General of Russia in Hong Kong and Macao, China
2003-2009 Director-General, First Asia Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia
2009-2014 Ambassador to the Republic of Korea
December 26, 2014, was appointed by the President of the Russian Federation as the Ambassador to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
(Source: EMBASSY OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION IN THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM)