Prime Minister’s International Affairs Adviser and Deputy National Security Adviser

David Quarrey CMG

Biography

David Quarrey was appointed as the Prime Minister’s International Affairs Adviser and Deputy National Security Adviser in July 2019.

He served as British Ambassador to Israel from 2015 to 2019, and was Director for the Near East and North Africa at the FCO from 2012 to 2015. He joined the FCO in 1994, serving overseas at the UK Mission to the United Nations in New York, in New Delhi and Harare.

He has also worked as Private Secretary to the Prime Minister and more recently Director for Foreign Policy in the National Security Secretariat.

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Prime Minister’s International Affairs Adviser and Deputy National Security Adviser

Provides support to the Prime Minister, Deputy Prime Minister and National Security Adviser on foreign and defence policy.

Cabinet Office and Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Previous roles in government

  1. British Ambassador to Israel

Announcements

  1. Ambassador Quarrey's speech for International Holocaust Remembrance Day