Kitayev Vladislav


Chief of Presidential Protocol
Born on April 10, 1978 in Moscow.
2000 – Graduated from Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO University) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
2000–2005 – Worked at the Department of North America (DNA) at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and at the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the United States.
2005–2007 – Held various positions at the Presidential Protocol Scheduling Directorate.
2007–2008 – Aide to First Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Ivanov.
2008–2012 – Deputy Director, Director of the Government Protocol Office.
2012–2016 – Chief of the Presidential Protocol Office.
September 2016–present – Chief of Presidential Protocol.
Holds the rank of Full State Counsellor 1st Class. Awarded the Order of Friendship and the Order of Alexander Nevsky. Married, with two children. Speaks English and German.