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Change of Her Majesty’s Consul-General to Jerusalem

Mr Philip Hall OBE has been appointed Her Majesty's Consul-General to Jerusalem

Philip Hall

Mr Philip Hall OBE has been appointed Her Majesty’s Consul-General to Jerusalem in succession to Dr Alastair McPhail CMG OBE, who will be transferring to another Diplomatic Service appointment. Mr Hall will take up his appointment during summer 2017.

Curriculum Vitae

Full name Philip Ridley Hall OBE
Married to Karine Hall
Children Three
2015 – 2016 FCO, Additional Director, Spending Review
2012 – 2015 FCO, Head, Counter-Proliferation Department
2008 – 2012 UK Delegation to NATO, Defence Counsellor
2007 – 2008 Bucharest, Deputy Head of Mission
2003 – 2006 Cabinet Office, Head of Division, European Secretariat
2002 – 2003 FCO, Deputy Head, Middle East Department followed by Baghdad: Office of Reconstruction & Humanitarian Affairs/Coalition Provisional Authority
2001 – 2003 FCO, Deputy Head, Africa Department Equatorial
1999 – 2001 FCO, Head, Middle East Peace Process Section
1997 – 1999 FCO, Head, Economic & Financial Section, European Union Department
1995 – 1997 UKRep Brussels, Second Secretary, followed by First Secretary(Amsterdam Treaty negotiation)
1995 Joined FCO
1994 – 1995 HM Treasury

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Published 17 October 2016