Deputy Head of Mission, Moldova

Alexandra Gaunt



Alexandra Gaunt was appointed Deputy Head of Mission to Moldova in January 2018.She also holds the role as HM Consul.

Curriculum Vitae

2016 Brussels, Chancery
2015 FCO, Counter Terrorism Department
2013 - 2015 FCO, Minister for Europe’s office
2008 - 2013 Hanoi, Chancery
2006 - 2008 FCO, Consular Department

Deputy Head of Mission, Moldova

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.