Elizabeth Green has been Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy in Buenos Aires since May 2018. She previously worked in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London in the Americas Directorate and in the Projects Task Force.
She has served in the British Embassies in Madrid and Dublin and in the Permanent Representation to the European Union in Brussels. She has also carried out temporary assignments in Malta (CHOGM), Caracas and Washington DC.
Elizabeth graduated in English from the University of Cambridge (Trinity College) and gained a postgraduate diploma in International Relations from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Sciences-Po) in Paris. She has language qualifications in Spanish and French.
Deputy Head of Mission, Argentina
The Deputy Head of Mission is a senior diplomat and typically a key advisor to the Ambassador or High Commissioner. The Deputy is responsible for the daily management of an overseas Embassy or High Commission. They will represent the UK’s interests in the absence of the Ambassador as Chargé d’Affaires. A senior ranking Deputy may also take the title Minister. Smaller missions may not have a Deputy Head.