Alison Thorpe


Alison Thorpe joined the Foreign Office in 1996, after completing a degree in Scandinavian Studies from the University of Hull and a Masters in Diplomatic Studies from the University of Westminster. During her Foreign Office career she has served in Geneva and Lebanon followed by a period in London where she worked as Assistant Private Secretary to a Foreign Office Junior Minister and Head of the Africa team in Counter Terrorism department.

Previous roles in government

  1. Deputy Head of Mission, Sweden

    • 2010 to 2014