Group members

24 May 2019

Composition of the Russian Part of the Members of the Group of Strategic Vision ‘Russia – Islamic World’

 

  1. Minnikhanov Rustam Nurgaliyevich – President of the Republic of Tatarstan, Chairman of the Group, Doctor of Economics

 

Representatives of the Federation Council and the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation

 

  1. Umakhanov Ilyas Magomed-Salamovich – First Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Science, Education and Culture
  2. Mukhametshin Farit Mubarakshevich – Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on International Affairs, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Deputy Chairman of the Group
  3. Azimov Rakhim Azizboyevich – First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Security and Anti-Corruption

 

Administration of the President of the Russian Federation

 

  1. Zhuravsky Alexander Vladimirovich – Deputy Head of the Department of the President of the Russian Federation for Public Projects, PhD in History

 

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation

 

  1. Abdulatipov Ramazan Gadjimuradovich – Permanent Representative of Russia to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (Jeddah, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia), Doctor of Political Science
  2. Shuvalov Konstantin Viktorovich – Special Representative of the Minister for Interaction with Organizations of the Muslim World, Ambassador-at-Large for the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Deputy Chairman of the Group

 

Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation

 

  1. Baisultanov Odes Khasaevich – Deputy Minister of Sport of the Russian Federation

 

Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation

 

  1. Yarilova Olga Sergeevna - Deputy Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation

 

Heads and Representatives of constituent entities of the Russian Federation

 

  1. Aksyonov Sergey Valeryevich – Head of the Republic of Crimea, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Crimea
  2. Melikov Sergey Alimovich – Acting Head of the Republic of Dagestan
  3. Kalimatov Mahmud-Ali Maksharipovich – Head of the Republic of Ingushetia
  4. Kokov Kazbek Valeryevich – Head of the Republic of Kabardino-Balkaria
  5. Temrezov Rashid Borispiyevich – Head of the Republic of Karachay-Cherkessia
  6. Khabirov Radiy Faritovich – Head of the Republic of Bashkortostan, PhD in History
  7. Umarov Dzhambulat Vakhidovich – Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Chechen Republic, PhD in Political Science

 

Office of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan

 

  1. Safarov Asgat Akhmetovich – Chief of Staff of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan
  2. Bakhirov Gazinur Talgatovich – Assistant to the President of the Republic of Tatarstan

 

Representatives of Business Community

 

  1. Ganeev Oleg Vladimirovich – Senior Vice President of PJSC Sberbank
  2. Mavlyutov Ramil Minsazitovich – Director of Tatarstan Trade House (Turkey) and Tatarstan Trade House LLC (Iran)
  3. Shafranik Yuriy Konstantinovich – Former Minister of Energy and Fuel of the Russian Federation (1993-1996), Chairman of the Board of Directors of CJSC Inter-State Oil Company Soyuzneftegas, President of the World Politics and Resources Foundation, Doctor of Economics
  4. Botashev Rasul Borisovich – Deputy Head of the Federal State University Enterprise ‘Main Centre of Special Communications’Representatives of the Foundation for Strategic Dialogue and Partnership with the Islamic World
  5. Sadykova Elmira Lenarovna – Executive Director of the Russia – Islamic World Foundation for Strategic Dialogue and Partnership, Doctor of Political Science
  6. Popov Veniamin Viktorovich – Director of the Centre for Partnership of Civilizations of the Institute for International Research at Moscow State Institute for International Relations (University) under the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Principal Advisor to the Chairman of the Group, PhD in History

 

Representatives of Healthcare, Science and Education

 

  1. Batysheva Tatyana Timofeyevna – Director of the Scientific and Practical Centre for Child Psychoneurology of the Moscow City Health Department, Moscow City Duma Deputy of the VII Convocation, Doctor of Medicine
  2. Naumkin Vitaly Vyacheslavovich – Scientific Director of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, academician at the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of History, professor
  3. Piotrovsky Mikhail Borisovich – Director of State Hermitage Museum, Doctor of History
  4. Khakimov Rafail Sibgatovich – Scientific Director of the Sh. Marjani Institute of History of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Tatarstan, Doctor of History

 

Representatives of Spiritual Administrations of Muslims, Russian Orthodox Church

 

  1. Gainutdin Ravil Hazrat – Chairman of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Council of Muftis of Russia, Mufti Sheikh
  2. Gatsalov Khajimurat Khaji – Mufti of North Ossetia-Alania
  3. Mukhametshin Rafik Mukhametshovich – Rector of the Russian Islamic Institute, Deputy Chairman of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of the Republic of Tatarstan, Doctor of Political Science
  4. Samigullin Kamil Hazrat – Chairman of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of the Republic of Tatarstan, Mufti
  5. Tadzhuddin Talgat Hazrat – Chairman of the Central Spiritual Administration of Muslims, Supreme Mufti of Russia
  6. Kirill (Nakonechny Mikhail Vasilyevich) – Metropolitan of Kazan and Tatarstan
  7. Krganov Albir Hazrat – Mufti of Moscow, Head of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Russia, Member of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation

 

 

Foreign members
of the Group of strategic vision 
Russia-Islamic world

 

1. Albania Alfred Moisiu Former President
(2002-2007)
2. Algeria Bouabdallah Ghlamallah Chairman of the High Islamic Council of Algeria
3. Afghanistan Rangin Dadfar
Spanta
Former Foreign Minister, former Adviser to the President
4. Afghanistan Sayed Hamid
Gailani
Leader of the National Islamic Front of Afghanistan
5. Bangladesh Alhaj Syed Nazibul Bashar Maizvandary Chairman of  “Bangladesh Tariqat Federation”, member of the Group of Strategic Vision “Russia – Islamic World"
6. Bahrain Abdulrahman bin Mohamed bin Rashid Al Khalifa Chairman of the Supreme Islamic Affairs Council
7. Bulgaria Irina Georgieva Bokova Former Director-General of UNESCO (2009-2017), Bulgarian politician and public figure, diplomat
8. Bosnia and Herzegovina Razim Čolić Director of the Department of External Affairs and the Diaspora of the Riyasat of the Islamic Community in Bosnia and Herzegovina
9. Egypt Ezzat Saad Director of the Egyptian Council for International Affairs (former Governor of Luxor, former Ambassador of Egypt to Russia)
10. Indonesia Din Shamsuddin Professor at the National Islamic University in Jakarta
11. Jordan Muhammad ABU RUMMAN Former Minister of Culture and Youth Affairs
12. Iraq Humam
HAMOUDI
President of the Islamic Supreme Council
13. Iran Hamid Khavali SHAHRIARI Secretary General of the World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thoughts
14. Kyrgyzstan Muratbek Sansyzbayevich Imanaliyev Professor of the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan
15. Kuwait Abdullah al Maatuk
Maatuk
Advisor to the Emir of Kuwait, Chairman of the International Islamic Charity Organization
16. Lebanon Waseem Khalil
Kalaaji
Public and political figure
17. Lebanon Najib Azmi
Mikati
Prime Minister of Lebanon (2005, 2011-2013 and from 2021 г.г.)
18. Malaysia Dr. Syed Othman bin Syed Hussin Alhabshi Professor, specialist in Islamic economics and finance. Advisor on Sharia issues at “Labuan Reinsurance”
19. Morocco Ahmed ABADDI President of the League of Scholars in Morocco
20. Morocco Brahim Fassi Fihri President of the Amadeus Institute
21. Nigeria His Eminence Sultan of Socoto Alhaji Muhammad Saad Abubakar President General of the Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs
22. UAE Ebtesam Al-Ketbi President of the Emirates Policy Center
23. Oman Habib Al-Riyami Secretary General of Sultan Qaboos Higher Centre for Culture and Science
24. Palestine Nabil Shaath Commissioner  of FATEH International Relations Commission, former Minister of Foreign Affairs
25. Pakistan Riaz  Khokhar Former State Minister for Foreign Affairs
26. Saudi Arabia Muhammad AL-ARIFI Deputy Minister for Islamic Affairs, Dawah and Guidance
27. Saudi Arabia   Hani bin Yusuf Khashoggi Advisory board member
28. ISESCO Kais HAMMAMI Director of the Prospective Centre 
29. Senegal Sheikh Abdul Monem
El-Zein
Spiritual leader of Senegal's Shiite community
30. Syria Mohammed Abdul 
Sattar
Ministry of Awqaf
31. Tajikistan    
32. Turkey Yaşar Yakış Deputy of the Turkish Parliament, former Minister of Foreign Affairs
33. Turkey Ismail Safi Member of the Security and Foreign Policy Council under the President of Turkey
34. Tunisia Nezhi Galula Director General of the Tunisian Institute for Strategic Studies
35. Uzbekistan Shoazim 
Minovarov
Director of the Center of Islamic Civilization under the Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan