Konstantin von Eggert

Journalist, Political Commentator

Russia

Konstantin von Eggert is a Russian journalist and political commentator, previously Mr. von Eggert was a diplomatic correspondent for IzvestiaDaily in the 1990s, Moscow Bureau Chief for the BBC Russian Service in 2002–2008, and Deputy Editor and then Editor-in-Chief of Kommersant FM in 2012–2013. In 2009–2010, Mr. von Eggert also worked as Vice President for Public Affairs of ExxonMobil Russia Inc. In 2008, for services to the BBC, Queen Elizabeth II made him Honorary Member of the Order of the British Empire. Mr. von Eggert graduated from the Moscow University Institute of Asian and African Studies.