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Ambassador

Created: 2014.06.09 / Updated: 2016.11.21 07:21

Algimantas Rimkūnas

Ambassador

Date of birth January 4, 1953
Place of birth Kaunas, Lithuania

Education

1978-1981 Post-graduate studies, Department of Economic Cybernetics, Vilnius University
1970-1975 University degree in economic cybernetics, Vilnius University

Work experience

8 November 2016 - present Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Lithuania to the Kingdom of Sweden
2013-2016 Vice-Minister of Finance
2012-2013 Director, United Nations, International Organizations and Human Rights Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
2007-2012 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Lithuania in the Republic of Portuga
2005-2007 State Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
2000-2005 Permanent Representative to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva
1996-2000 Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs
1995-2000 Head of negotiations over Lithuania’s accession to the World Trade Organization
1995-1996 Undersecretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
1992-1995 Counsellor, Embassy in the Kingdom of Belgium, to the Kingdom of the Netherlands and to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
1990-1992 Expert-Counsellor, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
1975-1992 Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Associated Professor, Vice-Dean of Faculty of Economics, Faculty of Economics, Cybernetics and Finances, Vilnius University

Miscellaneous

Decorations
  • Grand Cross of the Order of Merit (Portugal) (2007)
  • Cross of Commander of the Order for Merits to Lithuania (2003)
Languages Lithuanian (native), English, Russian, French, Portuguese
Marital status Married

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