• Position : Director
  • Affiliation : NATO Information Office in Moscow
  • Affiliation : First Secretary, Embassy of Malaysia
  • Position : Associate Professor
  • Affiliation : Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary (retired), Associate Professor, International Law Department, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO University) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation
  • Affiliation : Oxford Analytica, expert
  • Affiliation : Independent Libyan Academic, Journalist
  • Affiliation : Lieutenant General (retired)
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We are grateful for your warm New Year greetings


MOSCOW, FEBRUARY 2, 2015. PIR PRESS - PIR Center team warmly thanks our friends, partners and colleagues for their kind New Year wishes.

Among them:

Abyzov Mikhail, Minister for Open Government, Government of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Aleksandrova-Myasina Olga, Head of Information Department, Coordination Center for TLD RU, Moscow, Russia

Antonov Anatoly, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Antsev Georgiy, Director General – Chief Designer, JSC “NPP “Radar mms”, St. Petersburg, Russia

Apanovich Maria, Deputy Head of division, Master’s Programme Directorate, MGIMO-University, Russia

Bolsunovskiy Alexander, Head of radioecology laboratory, Institute of Biophysics, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Krasnoyarsk, Russia

Borodavkin Alexey, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the UN Office and other international organizations in Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Cadisch Marc, Director, the Spiez Laboratory, Geneva, Switzerland

Camoying G. Liningning, Third Secretary and Vice Consul, Embassy of the Republic of the Philippines to the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Diamond Julia, PIR Center graduate, Moscow, Russia

Djunusov Bolot, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic to the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Dorit Golender, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Embassy of  the State of Israel to the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia  

Duarte Sergio, Member of PIR Center International Expert Group, Brasilia, Brasil

Fetouri Mustafa, Libyan analyst at IHS Global Insight, author and award winning freelance journalist, Tripoli, Libya

Franzen Patrick, Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Switzerland, Moscow, Russia

Gerasimova Galina, LLC “METAFORA”, Moscow, Russia

Godunov Dmitry, Regional Coordinator, UNCTAD, Geneva Switzerland

Jonathon Cini, Research Analyst, World Economic Forum, Geneva, Switzerland

Kantor Viatcheslav, President, International Luxembourg Forum on Preventing Nuclear Catastrophe, Moscow, Russia

Khan Muhammad, Associate Professor, National Defence University, Islamabad, Pakistan

Khodyrev Oleg, Advisor to Director, Rossotrudnichestvo, Moscow, Russia

Kubbig Bernd, Professor, Academic Peace Orchestra Middle East, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Kuchinov Vladimir, Advisor to Director General, Rosatom State Corporation, Moscow, Russia

Kunzi Michael, Managing Director, Marcuard Heritage, Moscow, Russia

Lilly Bilyana, Expert, Oxford Analytica, Sofia, Bulgaria

Lysenko Mikhail, Director, International Cooperation Department, Rosatom State Corporation, Moscow, Russia

Merkel Natalia, Director General, Club-Hotel “Gallereya”, Moscow, Russia

Mey H.Holger, Head, Advanced Concepts, Munich, Germany

Nazarkin Yuri, Chairman of the Council, MGIMO Alumni Association in Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland

Pszczel Robert, Director, NATO Information Office, Moscow, Russia

Rauert Tyler, Director, Strategic Studies Network, Associate Professor of International Politics and Strategy Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies National Defense University, Washington, USA

Rosli Ilham Nursyiqim, First Secretary (Economy), Embassy of Malaysia to the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Russi Bruno, Defence Attache, Embassy of Switzerland to the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Ryabkov Sergey, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Sachkov Ilya, Director General, Group-IB, Moscow, Russia

Santana-Boado Leonela, Coordinator, UNCTAD, Geneva, Switzerland

Sazonova Natalia, Senior Manager, JSC Agentstvo “Rospechat”, Moscow, Russia 

Semin Valery, Assistant to Deputy Prime Minister, Government of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Sinaiskiy Alexandr, Secretary, Council of CIS Defence Ministers, Moscow, Russia

Sivitsky Arseny, Director, Center for strategic and foreign policy studies, Minsk, Republic of Belarus

Sokova Elena, Executive Director, Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP), Vienna, Austria

Stasch Julia, President, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Chicago, USA

Tefft John F., Ambassador, Embassy of the United States to the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Ubeev Alexey, Senior Nuclear Security Officer, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria 

Warraich Amir Naveed, Brigadier General, Defence Attache, Embassy of Pakistan to the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia 

Yaduvanshi Vishakha, Second Secretary, Political Division, Embassy of India to the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Yarnykh Andrey, Head of GR and Strategic Projects, Kaspersky Lab, Moscow, Russia

Yarygina Irina, Professor, International Economy Department, Financial University Under the Government of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Defence Attache Office, Embassy of Norway to the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Embassy of the Republic of Turkey to the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

International Aviation and Space Salon (MAKS), Moscow, Russia

MGIMO Alumni Association, Moscow, Russia 

MGIMO Endowment Foundation, Moscow Russia

National BRICS Research Committee, Moscow, Russia

New Eurasia Foundation, Moscow, Russia

Open Government Project Center, Moscow, Russia

Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, Rome, Italy

Radisson Royal Moscow, Moscow, Russia

Russia Direct, Moscow, Russia

Russian Branch of the EastWest Institute, Moscow, Russia

Russian NGO Working Group on BRICS and G20, Moscow, Russia

Russian International Affairs Council, Moscow, Russia  

Dear friends and colleagues, once again we would like to wish you all the best in 2015! May this year bring you many pleasant and happy moments, new opportunities and may all your dreams come true.


PIR Center team