Mikhail Yurievich Galuzin
H.E. Mikhail Yurievich Galuzin currently serves as Russia’s Permanent Representative to ASEAN, Russian Ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Timor Leste, and Russian Ambassador to the Independent State of Papua New Guinea. He joined the Russian Foreign Ministry in 1983 and served at the Russian Embassy in Tokyo, Japan from 1993 to 2008. Upon his tenure in Japan, His Excellency served as Head of the Third Department of Asia at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation from 2010 to 2012. He graduated from The Institute of Asian and African Studies at Moscow State University.