British Ambassador to Montenegro

Alison Kemp


Ms Alison Kemp was appointed Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Montenegro in May 2017.

Curriculum Vitae

2017 – present Her Majesty´s Ambassador to Montenegro
2015 – 2017 FCO, Temporary duties in the Middle East & North Africa, Finance and Prosperity Directorates
2013 – 2015 Sana’a, Deputy Head of Mission
2013 Full time language training (Arabic)
2010 – 2012 FCO, Head of Policy Unit, National Security, Middle East, North Africa and South Asia
2008 – 2010 FCO, Deputy Director Estates & Sustainability, Estates and Security Department
2007 Kurdistan Region & Northern Iraq, Consul General
2006 – 2007 Liberia, Political Chargé
2004 – 2005 FCO, Near East Team Leader, Arab, Israel North Africa Group
2002 – 2004 FCO, Head of Political Team, Afghanistan Unit
1999 – 2002 Colombo, Second Secretary Political
1997 – 1998 FCO, Desk Officer Greece and Cyprus
1997 Joined FCO

British Ambassador to Montenegro

The Ambassador represents Her Majesty The Queen and the UK government in the country to which they are appointed. They are responsible for the direction and work of the Embassy and its Consulates, including political work, trade and investment, press and cultural relations, and visa and consular services.


  1. Supporting Montenegro in combatting corruption
  2. UK update on the Western Balkans London Summit
  3. Successful cyber security relies on strength of our partnerships
  4. UK perspective on evidence based policy planning
  5. Opening speech of the regional Chevening conference in Montenegro
  6. The first Berlin Process Security Commitments Steering Group meeting
  7. Culture and Diplomacy - Building Bilateral Relations
  8. Strengthening financial oversight of Montenegrin Parliament
  9. Jubilee of the School of Democratic Leadership in Montenegro