Dianna Patricia Melrose


Dianna Melrose has been High Commissioner to the United Republic of Tanzania since February 2013. She is also the UK representative to the East African Community. Dianna was Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Cuba between 2008 and 2012. She joined the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in 1999 and has worked as Head of the FCO Policy Planning Staff and as Head of the South East Europe and European Union Enlargement department.

Previous roles in government

  1. British High Commissioner to Tanzania

    • 2013 to 2016


  1. British High Commission in Tanzania celebrates HM The Queen's 90th Birthday
  2. British High Commissioner's speech on launch of UK programme