British Ambassador to Iraq

Frank Baker OBE


Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Iraq is Mr Frank Baker OBE


Full Name: Mr Francis (Frank) Raymond Baker Married to: Maria Pilar Fernandez Children: One daughter and one son 2014 present Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Iraq
2010 - Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the State of Kuwait
2007 - 2010 FCO, Deputy Director, Middle East 2003 - 2007 Washington, Political/Military Counsellor 2000 - 2003 FCO, Head of Africa Department (Equatorial) 1998 - 2000 FCO, Private Secretary to Minister of State 1998 FCO, Head of Iraq Section, Middle East Department 1996 - 1998 Washington, on Secondment to US Government 1993 - 1996 Ankara, First Secretary 1991 - 1993 FCO, Human Rights Policy Department 1986 - 1991 Buenos Aires, Third, later Second Secretary 1983 - 1986 Panama City, Third Secretary 1981 - 1982 FCO, Personnel Operations Department 1981 Joined FCO

British Ambassador to Iraq

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

  1. British Ambassador to Kuwait

    • 2010 to 2014