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Ambassador of the Republic of Belarus to the Republic of Finland

ALEXANDER P. OSTROVSKY

Born on January 2, 1956 in the City of Borisov, Republic of Belarus

Education: Higher Education Diploma with Honor in Journalism, Belarusian State University, Minsk (1977)

1977 – 1981

Editor-in-Chief of the weekly newspaper “Integral”, Minsk

1981 – 1983

Army Service

1983 – 1986

Editor-in-Chief of the City newspaper, Borisov

1986 – 1988

Secretary of the Regional Party Committee, Borisov

1988 – 1993

Deputy Editor-in-Chief of weekly newspaper “Belarusian Entrepreneur”, Minsk

1993

Second Secretary, Consular Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, Minsk

1993 – 1996

Second Secretary (Consular Issues), Embassy of the Republic of Belarus to the United States of America, Washington, D.C.

1996 – 1998

Head of Passport and Visa Division, Consular Department, Ministry of Foreign Affair of the Republic of Belarus, Minsk

1998 – 2001

Consul General of the Republic of Belarus in New York, USA

2001 – 2005

Head of Division on Analysis, Consular Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Minsk

2005 – 2009

Consul General of the Republic of Belarus in Tallinn, Estonia

2009 – 2013

Director General of the Consular Directorate, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, Minsk

since September 10, 2013

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Republic of Finland

Speaks Belarusian, Russian, English

Married, has two daughters and two grandkids