Sergei E. Prikhodko

Russian politician and diplomat.

In 1980 graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO). After graduation  served a diplomat at the Soviet Embassy in Czechoslovakia. 1986-1987 – Attaché, Third Secretary of the Office of European Socialist Countries at the USSR Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 1992-1993 – Second Secretary, First Secretary of the Embassy of Russia in Czechoslovakia. 1993-1997 – Department Manager, Head of the Department, Deputy Director of the Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.1997 – Aide to the President of the Russian Federation. 1998 – Deputy Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office. 1999 – Deputy Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office – Head of Presidential Foreign Policy Directorate. 2004 – Aide to the President of the Russian Federation. 

2012 – First Deputy Chief of the Executive Office of the Government of Russia. 2013 – Acting Chief of the Executive Office of the Government of Russia.2013 – Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation and Chief of the Executive Office of the Government of Russia.