Deputy Head of Mission, Georgia

Alexandra Cole

Alexandra  Cole



Alexandra Cole was appointed Deputy Head of Mission to Georgia in April 2018.

Curriculum Vitae

April 2018 Deputy Head of Mission, British Embassy Tbilisi
Apr 2016 - Mar 2018 Counsellor Migration and Protracted Crises, UK Mission to the UN and other Organisations in Geneva
Mar 2013 - Apr 2016 Counsellor Cyber and UN, UK Mission to the UN and other Organisations in Geneva
Apr 2011 - Apr 2013 Strategy Advisor, Policy Unit
Nov 2008 - Dec 2010 Consular regional Director for North Africa and Near East, British Embassy Cairo
2006 - 2008 Communications Strategy Officer, Engaging with Islamic World Group
2004 - 2006 Second Secretary, British High Commission Islamabad
2002 - 2004 Second Secretary, British Embassy Sarajevo
2000 - 2002 Personnel Management Unit
1996 - 1999 Entry Clearance Officer, British Embassy Tehran
1994 - 1996 Trade Union Representative
1992 - 1994 Finance Directorate
1990 - 1992 Migration and Visa Directorate
1990 Joined the FCO

Alex is married and accompanied by her husband, Jason Clarke

Deputy Head of Mission, Georgia

The Deputy Head of Mission is a senior diplomat and typically a key advisor to the Ambassador or High Commissioner. The Deputy is responsible for the daily management of an overseas Embassy or High Commission. They will represent the UK’s interests in the absence of the Ambassador as Chargé d’Affaires. A senior ranking Deputy may also take the title Minister. Smaller missions may not have a Deputy Head.