Chris O'Connor


Chris O’Connor was the British Consul General in Los Angeles from August 2013 until September 2017. Before this, Chris was UK Ambassador to Tunisia from 2008-2013. He has worked in British embassies in Cairo, Riyadh and Beirut as well as the British High Commission in Ottawa and the UK Delegation to NATO. He was head of the UK Foreign Office Middle East Peace Process Team in London from 2003-2005.

Previous roles in government

  1. British Consul General in Los Angeles

    • 2013 to 2017
  2. British Ambassador to Tunisia

    • 2008 to 2013