Mission of Ukraine to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization

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Vadym Prystaiko

Date and Place of Birth: February 20, 1970, Odesa region, Ukraine.

 

Education: In 1994 graduated from Kyiv Polytechnic Institute. In 1998 graduated from Ukrainian Academy of Foreign Trade, Master’s Degree.

Foreign Languages: English, Russian.

Family Status: Married with two sons.

 

Professional activity

1993 – 1994 - IT company “Electronni Visti”, co-founder;

1994 – 1997 - Economist, Head of Division, Deputy Head of the Department of Trade and Economic Relations (Africa, Asia and Pacific Region), Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations and Trade of Ukraine;  

1997 – 2000 - Deputy Head of Division (Asia and Pacific Region), Fifth Territorial  Directorate General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine;

2000 – 2001 - Consul, Consulate General of Ukraine in Sydney, Australia;

2001 – 2002 - Consultant of the Foreign Policy Directorate, Administration of the President of Ukraine; 

2002 – 2006 - Political Counselor & Chargé d’affaires of Ukraine to Canada (2003-2004, 2005-2006), Embassy of Ukraine to Canada;

2007 – 2009 - Deputy Director, NATO Directorate General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine;

2009 – 2012 - Minister-Counselor and DCM, Embassy of Ukraine to the USA;

2012 – 2014 - Ambassador of Ukraine to Canada;

2014 – 2017 - Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chief of Staff of the Ministry, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs; 

2017 - present - Head of the Mission of Ukraine to NATO.

Diplomatic Rank - Envoy Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Second Class.

Head of the Mission

Contacts

Address: VA Building, NATO HQ, Bd. Leopold III,1110 Brussels Belgium. View on map
Phone: + 32 (2) 707 27 24
Fax: +32 (2) 707 27 28