Dateline: Kensington Palace Gardens, London

r to l: Russian Ambassador to the UK, His Excellency Alexander Vladimirovich Yakovenko chatting with Mobilium Global CEO Ralph Simon at the reception at his ambassadorial residence to celebrate Russia’s National Day. Ambassador Yakovenko is a former Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia in charge of multilateral diplomacy (UN, UNESCO, & other international organisations including economic & humanitarian co-operation, environment & climate change, education culture & sport) & a fascinating diplomat. “Nasdarovya !”