Mark Rakestraw


Mark Rakestraw is the Acting Consul General in St Petersburg. He took up the role in May 2017. Since October 2014, he has been Director of Corporate Services and Her Majesty’s Consul General at the British Embassy in Moscow. He occupies both roles whilst based in St Petersburg.

Previous roles in government

  1. British Consul General, St Petersburg

    • 2017 to 2017