Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Kingdom of the Netherlands Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

Alexander Vasilievich SHULGIN


Alexander Vasilievich SHULGIN Born in 1951.
In 1973 graduated from  Moscow State Institute of International Relations.
Started his career at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1973. 
Was posted in Moscow and abroad. 
1998-2003 - Consul General of the Russian Federation in Marseilles and Monaco.
2003-2006 - Deputy Director of First European Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia.
2006-2009 - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in Senegal and Gambia.
2009-2012 - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in Luxembourg.
2013-2015 - Director of First European Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia.
Since 2015 - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.
Diplomatic Rank: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary.
Married, has a son and a daughter.
Speaks French and English.

Interview, the ambassador's speech

Speech by Ambassador A.Shulgin at the Commemoration Ceremony at the “Russisch Ereveld”
Interview of Ambassador A.Shulgin to the "Worlds Apart" programme.
Comments of the Permanent Representative of Russia to the OPCW Alexander Shulgin to the “Pervy” channel. 20 April 2017
A comment of the Permanent Representative of Russia to the OPCW Alexander Shulgin to the “Zvezda” channel. 20 April 2017
A comment of the Permanent Representative of Russia to the OPCW Alexander Shulgin to the “NTV” channel. 19 April 2017
Remarks by Ambassador Alexander Shulgin, at the 54th Special Meeting of the OPCW Executive Council
The Interview of the Ambassador Alexander Shulgin to a journalist of "The Russian World" Foundation
The Speech of Ambassador A.Shulgin at the Inauguration of the New Visa Centre
Opening Speech Of The Ambassador Of Russia To The Nehterlands At The Diplomat’s Day Reception In The Embassy
Speech by the Ambassador of Russia to the Netherlands at the Old New Year Reception
New Year Greetings by the Ambassador of Russia to the Netherlands Alexander Shulgin
Statement by H.E. Ambassador A.V. Shulgin at the 83-rd session of the Executive Council (on the results of the vote on the draft decision on Syria)
Statement by H.E. Ambassador A.V. Shulgin at the 83-rd session of the Executive Council
Ambassador A.Shulgin spoke at the RusPrix Award Ceremony
Ambassador A.Shulgin spoke at the official reception on the occasion of the Russia Day
Ambassador A.Shulgin at NRCH seminar on business development in Russia 
Ambassador A.Shulgin spoke at the Diplomatic food festival
Ambassador A.Shulgin's speech at the Russisch ereveld in Leusden
Statement by H.E. Ambassador A.V. Shulgin P.R. of the Russia OPCW at the 51st meeting of the executive council