British Ambassador to Guinea

Catherine Inglehearn

Catherine Inglehearn

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Biography

Ms Catherine Inglehearn was appointed Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Republic of Guinea in June 2015.

Ms Inglehearn joined the FCO in 1990 and until recently was Deputy Head of East-West Africa Department. Her FCO career has included a wide range of roles covering Africa, Eastern Europe and energy related issues, with postings to Kazakhstan, Slovenia and Italy.

CURRICULUM VITAE

Full name Catherine Inglehearn
Married to Christopher Jarratt
Children One step daughter and one step son
2016 Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Republic of Guinea
2012 – present FCO, Deputy Head of Africa East-West Department, Africa Directorate
2009 – 2012 FCO, Head of Energy Security, Climate Change and Energy Department
2007 – 2009 FCO, Head of Nigeria/ Central Africa Team, Africa Directorate
2003 – 2007 Almaty/Astana, Deputy Head of Mission
2001 – 2003 FCO, Desk Officer for the former Soviet Union, EU Department
2000 – 2001 FCO, Desk Officer for Stability Pact for Europe, Eastern Adriatic Department
1999 – 2000 FCO, Desk Officer for Serbia, Eastern Adriatic Department
1995 – 1999 Ljubljana, Third Secretary
1992 – 1995 Rome, Third Secretary
1990 Joined FCO

British Ambassador to Guinea

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.