Acting Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General (DSRSG)
Leonid Liebknecht Markaryan has served in different capacities in UNMIK since February 2000, starting as Head of Victims Recovery and Identification Unit, an later on as Deputy KPC Coordinator, Deputy Director of Civil Administration and Director of the Kosovo Property Agency.In the past, L. Markaryan held a number of senior positions in both the state and public bodies of the Russian Federation, including diplomatic service. His last employment before joining UNMIK was with the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation as State Councilor and International Adviser .Mr. Markaryan holds an M.A. degree in Foreign Languages and International Relations from the Military Academy of Foreign Languages of the USSR. He is married with four children.