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Change of Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Slovak Republic

Susanna Montgomery has been appointed Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Slovak Republic.

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She will succeed Mr Michael Roberts who has retired from the Diplomatic Service. Ms Montgomery will take up her appointment at the end of August 2011.

Ms Montgomery joined the FCO in 1995. She has worked in a wide range of posts, including Moscow, Paris and the UN in New York.

On her appointment as Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Slovak Republic Ms Montgomery said:

“I am delighted to be returning to a country for which I have not only deep affection, but also admiration for what it has achieved. The relationship between Britain and Slovakia continues to grow, and I look forward to doing all I can to help develop it further.”

Curriculum vitae

Full name:

Susannah Montgomery


Communications Manager, British Embassy Paris


Adviser, Parliamentary Relations Team, UK


British High Commissioner Gambia


Head of Europe Programme Team, FCO


Strategic Policy Adviser, Policy Planners, FCO


Head of Nuclear Safety, Science and Environment Team, British Embassy Moscow


Operations Manager, Finance Directorate, FCO


Secondment to Department for International Development (DFID)


2nd Secretary Political, UK Mission to the UN, New York


Acting Head of Mission, British Embassy Minsk


2nd Secretary Political, British Embassy Moscow


Vice Consul, British Embassy Almaty

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Published 9 June 2011