Amias moved to Armenia with his wife and two children in January 2013. He has represented the UK Government in several other postings overseas such as the UK mission to the UN in Geneva, Abu Dabi, Saint Helena and most recently Lagos, Nigeria.
Deputy Head of Mission, Armenia
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.