Kirsan Ilyumzhinov

Kirsan Ilyumzhinov President of FIDE since 1995. Russian politician. The first President of Kalmykia (1993-2005), the first Head of Kalmykia (2005-2010). The President of FIDE has many awards and honorary titles. Besides Kalmyck and Russian languages Kirsan Ilyumzhinov speaks Japanese, English, Korean, Mongolian and Chinese ones.