SZRU officials

Hvozd Viktor Ivanovych

Born on May 24, 1959, in Ternopilska oblast.

February 2014 – April 2016 – Chairman of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine.

Lieutenant-General (Res.).

Illiashov Hryhorii Oleksiyovych

Born on April 13, 1965, in Svatove town, Luganska oblast.

June 2010 – February 2014 – Chairman of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine.

Colonel General (Res.).

Malomuzh Mykola Hryhorovych

Born on September 23, 1955, in Skalivatka village, Zvenygorodskyi district, Cherkaska oblast.

April 2005 – June 2010 – Chairman of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine.

General of the Army of Ukraine (Res.).

Chornozub Valerii Petrovych

Born on November 7, 1953, in Mykolayiv.

From February to April, 2005 – Acting Chairman of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine.

Major-General (Res.).

Synianskyi Oleh Hryhorovych

Born on July 11, 1970, in Kharkiv.

November 2003 – March 2004 – Chief of the Main Department of Intelligence of the Security Service of Ukraine.

March – October 2004 – Chief of the Intelligence Department of the Security Service of Ukraine.

October 2004 – February 2005 – Chairman of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine.

Major-General (Res.).

Kopka Petro Mykolaiovych

Born on August, 18, 1955, in Viazivok village, Gorodyschenskyi district, Cherkaska oblast.

From July to November, 2003 – Acting Chief of the Main Department of Intelligence of the Security Service of Ukraine.

Major-General (Res.).

Cherevan Oleksandr Viktorovych

Born on January 25, 1952, in Rubizhne town, Luganska oblast.

December 2000 – July 2003 – Chief of the Main Department of Intelligence of the Security Service of Ukraine.

Lieutenant-General (Res.).

Rozhen Leonid Mykolayovych

Born on February 2, 1952, in Syniha village, Kupianskyi district, Kharkivska oblast.

February 1999 – November 2000 – Chief of the Main Department of Intelligence of the Security Service of Ukraine.

Lieutenant-General (Res.).

Abramov Viacheslav Volodymyrovych

Born on April 15, 1948, in Dnipropetrovsk.

July 1995 – December 1998 – Chief of the Main Department of Intelligence of the Security Service of Ukraine.

Major-General (Retired).

Sharkov Oleksandr Kostyantynovych

Born on October 21, 1945, in Kyiv.

January 1993 – July 1995 – Acting Chief, Chief of the Main Department of Intelligence of the Security Service of Ukraine.

Major-General (Retired).

Kovtun Heorhii Kyrylovych

Born on September 28, 1930, in Vynogradivka village, Mykhailivskyi district, Amurska oblast, Russian Federation. Died on December, 2004.

December 1991 – December 1992 – Deputy Chairman of the NSSU – Chief of the Main Department of Intelligence of the National Security Service of Ukraine (after March 1992 – the Security Service of Ukraine).

Major-General (Retired).