Born on February 1, 1967.
In 1991, Fedor A. Lukyanov graduated from the Faculty of Philology of Lomonosov Moscow State University with a specialization “Philologist-Germanist, translator, teacher of German”. In 1990–1993, he was an editor, then the Senior editor of the editorial office of broadcasting to Northern Europe of the International Moscow Radio (“Voice of Russia”). In 1993–1994, as an employee of the American company Sawyer Miller Group (now Weber Shandwick), he participated in a joint project with the Federal Agency for State Property Management of Russia to support privatization in Russia. In 1994–1997, he was a correspondent of the international department of “Segodnya”. In 1997–2000, he was an editor of the international department of “Vremya MN” newspaper. In 2000–2002, he was an editor of the international department, the Deputy Editor-in-Chief of “Vremya Novosti” newspaper. Since 2002, he has been the Editor-in-Chief of the journal “Russia in Global Politics”. Since December 2012, he has been the Chairman of the Presidium of the Council for Foreign and Defense Policy (SVOP). Since 2015, he has been the Director for Scientific Work of the Foundation for the Development and Support of the Valdai Discussion Club. Since 2015, he has been the Research Professor at the Faculty of World Economy and Internatinal Affairs of HSE University.
In 2011, Fedor A. Lukyanov received the award from the Government of the Russian Federation for his contribution to international journalism. In 2014, he became a laureate of the “Public Thought” award and a finalist of the “Political Enlightenment” award.
PIR Center Advisory Board Member since 2010.
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