Yakushev Oleksandr Viktorovych

Deputy Head of the Security Service of Ukraine

Yakushev Oleksandr Viktorovych was born on April 6 1978 in the city of Brody, Lviv region.

In 2005, he graduated from the Ternopil Academy of National Economy and, in 2006, from the Ternopil State University of Economics. In 2017, he graduated from the National Academy of the Security Service of Ukraine with a degree in state security management.

Between 1996 and 1997 he served with the special forces of the National Guard of Ukraine. He was awarded with the military rank of sergeant of the guard.

In 2004, he began his military service in the state security agencies. In 15 years, Yakushev Oleksandr has progressed from a Senior Specialist of the department to the Chief of Office of the SSU Head.

In March 2020, by Presidential Decree, he was appointed Deputy Head of the Security Service of Ukraine.

For conscientious attitude and achievement of formidable results in work, colonel Yakushev Oleksandr has received a number of SSU awards and encouragements, as well as the departmental awards of other law enforcement agencies.

For impeccable service, Yakushev Oleksandr was awarded with the SSU honorary weapon.