Dominic Schroeder was appointed Her Majesty´s Ambassador to Denmark in August 2016. Previously, he was Ambassador and Head of the United Kingdom’s Delegation to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe in Vienna.
Dominic joined the FCO in 1988 and worked in a wide range of FCO positions with a focus most recently on Europe and the former Soviet Union. He has served in Berlin twice, most recently as Deputy Head of Mission, and between these tours was European Correspondent in the FCO during the UK’s Presidency of the EU in 2005 and Deputy Head of the FCO’s Eastern Department.
Full name: Dominic Schroeder
Married to: Susan Schroeder
Children: One son and one daughter
|2011-2016||Vienna, Head of the United Kingdom’s Delegation to the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe|
|2011||Bratislava, Head of Mission|
|2006-2010||Berlin, Counsellor EU/Economic and from 2009 additionally Deputy Head of Mission|
|2004-2006||FCO, Head of Common Foreign and Security Policy Group/European Correspondent|
|2001-2004||FCO, Deputy Head of Eastern Department|
|1997-2001||British Embassy Berlin, 1st Secretary and Head of Commercial Section|
|1997||British Embassy Tehran, Temporary Duty as Charge d’Affaires|
|1996-1997||FCO, Head of Iran Section|
|1994-1996||FCO, Senior Press Officer, News Department|
|1993-1993||New York, 2nd Secretary UK Mission to the UN|
|1992-1993||FCO, Assistant Desk Officer (Middle East Peace Process)|
|1989-1991||Kinshasa, 3rd later 2nd Secretary|
|1988-1989||FCO, Assistant Desk Officer, (NATO)|
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British Ambassador to Denmark
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.
Previous roles in government
Head of UK Delegation to the OSCE, Vienna
- 2011 to 2015