Ms Arnold joined the FCO in 2006. She has worked on a range of issues including human rights, counter terrorism and public affairs. After serving in Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq and Oman, Ms Arnold returned to London to work in the FCO’s Prosperity Directorate before moving to UK Trade & Investment.
Born and educated in Asia, Ms Arnold started her career in the private sector, working in the UK and overseas before joining the FCO. She holds degrees in conflict, philosophy, and theology & mathematics.
|Full name:||Catherine Elizabeth Jane Arnold|
|2015||Language Training (Mongolian)|
|2014||FCO/UKTI, Philanthropic Investment|
|2013 – 2014||FCO, Head, Emerging Powers Initiative|
|2011 – 2013||Kabul, Head of Communication & Spokesman|
|2009 – 2011||Tehran, Political, Human Rights|
|2009||Language Training (Farsi)|
|2008||Baghdad, Political, Press & Public Affairs|
|2007 – 2008||Muscat, Political, Press & Public Affairs|
|2006 – 2007||FCO, Prevent (Counter Terrorism)|
British Ambassador to Mongolia
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.