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Olexander Motsyk, Ukrainian ambassador. Decorated Order of Merit III Degree, Order of Merit II Degree, Ukrainian Ministry Foreign Affairs Decoration, Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers Decoration; named Ukrainian Lawyer of Year, 2002, Commander Cross and Star of Order of Merit, Republic of Poland, 2004; named to Order of Justice, World Jurist Association, 2004.

Background

Motsyk, Olexander was born on May 3, 1955 in Rivne, Ukraine.

Education

Graduate, Kiev State University, Ukraine, 1981.

Career

Third secretary consular department Ministry Foreign Affairs, Ukraine, 1981—1985, third, second secretary department international organizations Ukraine, 1985—1987, second, first secretary personnel department Ukraine, 1987—1990, first secretary department treaties and legal affairs Ukraine, 1990—1992, second, first counsellor Permanent Mission Ukraine to the United Nations New York City, 1992—1995, director department treaties and legal affairs Ukraine, 1995—1997, ambassador to Turkey Ankara, 1997—2001, deputy secretary state Ukraine, 2001—2003, deputy minister foreign affairs Ukraine, 2003—2004, first deputy minister foreign affairs Eurointegration matters Ukraine, 2004—2005, ambassador to Poland Warsaw, 2005—2010, ambassador to the United States Washington, since 2010. First deputy state secretary, first deputy head Secretariat of President, Ukraine, 2005.

Connections

Married; 2 children.