Juris MAKLAKOVS

09.09.2015. 16:04
Maklakovs

Ambassador of Latvia to Azerbaijan

Date and Place of Birth:

27 October 1964, Nuķši, Ludzas district, Latvia

Marital Status: married

 

Education

2003 - 2004

USA Army War College

1988 - 1992

Moscow Air Force Engineering Military Academy

1982 - 1985

Kaliningrad Air Force Military Technical School

Other Courses

2002

George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, course "Globalization and security of the future"

26 February 2000 - 25 March 2000

Course of Civil-Military relations, Canada

27 January 1997 – 13 June 1997

English Language Course, Canada

 

Civilian Career

since 1 August 2015

Ambassador of Latvia to Azerbaijan

24 January 2011 - 30 July 2015

Ambassador of Latvia to Kazakhstan

1 November 2010 -

24 January 2011

Advisor of the Head of Directorate of Economical and Bilateral relations of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Latvia

2 August 2010 -

1 November 2010

Advisor of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Latvia

Military Career

2006 - 2010

Chief of Defence of Latvia

2004 - 2006

Commander of Air Forces

2001 - 2004

National Defence Academy of Latvia, the Commandant

1997 - 2001

National Defence Academy of Latvia, Deputy Commandant in educational work

1995 - 1997

National Defence Academy of Latvia, Head of Engineer Science Department

1992 - 1995

National Defence Academy of Latvia, Lecturer

1986 - 1988

Head of Air Force Radio Equipment Group

1985 - 1986

Senior Technician of Air Force Radio Equipment Group

Effective Dates of Promotion in the Military Career

29 July 2010

Major General (retired)

28 February 2008

Major General

30 June 2006

Brigadier General

07 January 2004

Colonel

23 November 1998 

Lieutenant Colonel

28 October 1994

Major

04 March 1993

Captain

1987

First Lieutenant

1985

Second Lieutenant

 

Awards

2011

The National Order of Merit, Class of Commander, France

2010

Medal of Commander of the National Guard, U.S. Michigan

2010

Estonian Defence Forces Distinguished Service Decoration

2010

Norwegian Defence Forces Medal with Laurel Leafe

2009

The Baltic Defence College Medal of Merit

2007

Order Viestura, Latvia

2007

Grand Officer De L'Ordre Leopold, Belgium

 

Languages

Latvian

native

Russian

fluent

English

fluent

 

Hobbies

Tennis, Hunting