Consul General


Mr Alexey M. Idamkin


Born on November 20, 1969.

Graduated from the Institute of Asian and African Studies at the Moscow State Universityin 1996.Speaks English and Urdu.

Entered the diplomatic service in 1998 and has held a number of diplomatic posts at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Russia and abroad.

2006-2010 – second, first secretary, Embassy of the Russian Federation in Sweden

2011-2014 – first secretary, counsellor, Embassy of the Russian Federation in India

2014-2017 – counsellor at the Second Department of Asia, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

On March 30, 2017Mr Alexey M. Idamkin was appointed as the Consul General of the Russian Federation in Kolkata, Republic of India.