Deputy Head of Mission, Costa Rica and Deputy Head of Mission, Nicaragua

Anne Aichroth

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Biography

Anne Aichroth took up her position as Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy in San Jose on 21 September 2017. Prior to this, her career has focused on the Arab world, including Head of the Political and Economics Team at the British Embassy in Rabat, Morocco.

She also worked in political affairs in Oman and Qatar and supported the UK’s response to the Arab Spring while serving as policy officer on Egypt. Her first policy role with the FCO focused on the Great Lakes region of Africa.

Prior to joining the FCO, Anne worked as a language lecturer and interpreter. Following experience in the tourism industry she lectured in tourism management. She is passionate about languages and speaks French, Spanish, German and continues to work on improving her Arabic.

Deputy Head of Mission, Costa Rica

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.

Deputy Head of Mission, Nicaragua

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.