Press release

Change of Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Iceland

Mr Michael Nevin has been appointed Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Republic of Iceland

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Mr Michael Nevin has been appointed Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Republic of Iceland in succession to Mr Stuart Gill, who will be transferring to another Diplomatic Service appointment. Mr Nevin will take up his appointment during September 2016.

Curriculum Vitae

Full name Michael Nevin
Married to Sawako Nevin
Children Three
2012 – 2016 Lilongwe, British High Commissioner
2008 – 2012 Nairobi, Political Counsellor/Chargé d’affaires
2007 – 2008 Secondment to Counter Terrorism Research, Information and Communications Unit in Home Office
2006 – 2007 FCO, Counter Terrorism Prevent Communications Team Leader
2004 – 2006 FCO, Policy Team Leader, Engaging Islamic World Policy
2003 – 2004 FCO, Arab Reform Officer, Middle East North Africa Directorate
2000 – 2003 Lilongwe, Second Sec Political /Press and Public Affairs Officer
1996 – 2000 Osaka, Management Officer/Vice-Consul & Information Officer
1995 UKMis New York, UN General Assembly Conference Officer, Temporary Duty
1995 Riyadh, Entry Clearance Officer, Temporary Duty
1993 – 1995 FCO, Assistant Desk Officer, China and Taiwan Section
1993 Joined FCO

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Published 5 April 2016