Michael Kovrig Wiki, Age, Wife, Family, Biography, Net worth & More

Michael Kovrig

Michael Kovrig (born in 1970) is a Canadian Former Diplomat and Senior Advisor from Vancouver, Canada. He works for the International Crisis Group as a senior advisor. It is a Brussels-based non-governmental organization. Furthermore, the 48-year-old advisor recently arrested and detained in China.

He was visiting Beijing. Moreover, there is a fight between the two counties over Canada’s arrest of a Chinese executive at the request of the United States. Ralph Goodale (Canadian Public Safety Minister) confirmed the news about detention on 11 December 2018.

Michael Kovrig wiki and bio

In addition, Kovrig previously worked as a diplomat in China. He was taken into custody by the Beijing Bureau of Chinese State Security on Monday night. The former diplomat was on his regular visits to Beijing. Kovrig works as North East Asia adviser based in Hong Kong.

Rob Malley (president of the non-government organization) told Canadian consular officers that he had not given the access to talk to Kovrig yet. In fact, Rob also said that he thinks Michael was in China on personal matters at the time of his arrest.

He was not there for any illegal purpose that would ruin Chinese national security. Moreover, the Brussels-based firm also confirmed that they didn’t receive any information about him since his arrest.

Full Birth NameMichael Kovrig.
Nick nameMichael.
Profession1. Former Canadian Diplomat.
2. Senior Advisor for the International Crisis Group.
Age (As of 2018)48 years old
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday1970.
Birthplace/HometownVancouver, Canada.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)Not available.
EthnicityWhite Caucasian.
Current ResidenceBeijing, China.
Famous ForArrested in China.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 6' 0".
Centimeters: 182 cm.
Meters: 1.82 m.
WeightKilograms: 78 Kg.
Pounds: 171 lbs.
Biceps Size14.5 inches.
Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)40-32-35.
Shoe Size (US)9.
Tattoos details?None.
Eye ColorBrown.
Hair ColorDark Brown.
ParentsFather: Will Update.
SiblingsNot found.
RelativesNot available.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?Not available.
Wife/Spouse Name Will Update.
Children Will Update.
Highest QualificationGraduate.
SchoolHigh School.
Alma Mater Will Update.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Paul Walker.
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence.
Dream Holiday DestinationParis.
Favorite ColorBlue.
Love to doListening to music and Traveling.
Favorite DishesContinental Food.
Net worth (Approx.)$3.5 Million US Dollars (As of 2018).
Earnings per monthUnder review.
Contact Details
Office AddressNot Known
Home DetailsWill Update.
Mobile or Phone NumberNA.
Email AddressNone.
Official WebsiteNot Found.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Michael Kovrig

Michael Kovrig arrested in China
Meng Wanzhou
  • The detention came when Canadian authorities caught and arrested Meng Wanzhou at Vancouver’s airport.
  • She is a top executive of the Chinese telecoms giant Huawei in Vancouver.
  • In fact, an arrest made at the request of the United States.
  • Later, a Canadian judge granted Meng bail on Tuesday.
  • Many people assume his arrest is a result of revenge.
  • Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Michael Kovrig is $3.5 Million US Dollars.

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  • However, neither the Canadian Embassy, International Crisis Group, or the Chinese government gave an explanation for the detention as of now.
  • Earlier, Michael worked in Beijing & Hong Kong, and for the UN in New York as a diplomat.




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