Konstantin von Eggert

TV Rain, Russia

Russian journalist, media manager, media expert. He was a foreign correspondent of Izvestia newspaper, later on he was appointed a deputy editor (majoring in foreign affairs issues) there. Konstantin has covered armed conflicts in the Balkans as well as in Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan. He is awarded with The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire and with Commander Cross of the Order “For Merit to Lithuania”. Konstantin has been working 10 years on BBC, seven years of this period he was BBC Moscow bureau chief. Former deputy editor of Kommersant-FM radio. His articles are published in Herald Tribune, The Times, La Croix etc. Konstantin hosts Here and Now (Zdes i Seichas) evening show at TV Rain.