British Deputy High Commissioner Bengaluru

Dominic McAllister


British Deputy High Commissioner, Bengaluru.

Date Location Designation
Nov 2015 Bengaluru Deputy High Commissioner
Nov 2012 – Sep 2015 British Embassy, Doha Counsellor - Science and Innovation (Gulf)
Oct 2011 – Oct 2012 British Embassy, Seoul Counsellor - Economic, Climate, Science
Dec 2008 – Sept 2011 British Embassy, Seoul First Secretary - Head of Science and Innovation
Aug 2008 – Dec 2008 London Senior Policy Advisor, International Science and Innovation Unit, Department of Innovation, Universities and Skills
Aug 2004 – Jul 2008 British Embassy, Caracas First Secretary - Head of UK Trade and Investment

British Deputy High Commissioner Bengaluru

In some countries, the Deputy High Commissioner leads a subordinate office to the High Commission in another major city. The Deputy High Commissioner fulfils a similar role to a Consul General, representing the UK government and typically responsible for consular, visa and trade activities in their city or region.


  1. 'We seek to align UK interests with ambitions of Karnataka'
  2. Sustainable cities: building a UK partnership case for Karnataka
  3. 'UK-India partnership is strong in the energy sector'
  4. 'Bengaluru is the focal point for life science activity in India'
  5. 'Significant partnership opportunities for Indian and UK companies'
  6. 'UK partnership with state of Karnataka continues to strengthen'
  7. 'UK is committed to supporting India’s goal of 100 smart cities'
  8. 'Legal scenario on emerging vistas of crimes against women in India'
  9. Making Tomorrow’s Medicines - using UK capabilities in India drug development and manufacture
  10. 'Opportunities for UK to engage in Indian smart city market'