Mr Guy Warrington has been appointed British High Commissioner to Sierra Leone in succession to Mr Peter West, who will be transferring to another Diplomatic Service appointment. Mr Warrington will take up his appointment in August 2016.
|Full Name||Guy Warrington|
|2013 – present||UKTI (UK Trade and Investment), Director, English Regions|
|2008 – 2012||UAE, Her Majesty’s Consul General Dubai|
|2005 – 2008||Seoul, Minister Counsellor, Deputy Head of Mission|
|2001 – 2004||FCO, Deputy Head, Drugs & International Crime Department|
|1997 – 2001||Geneva,UK Missions to the United Nations, Head of Specialised Agencies Section|
|1995 – 1997||FCO, Head of Humanitarian & War Crimes Section, United Nations Department|
|1993 – 1995||FCO, Head of Levant Section, Near East & North Africa Department|
|1992 – 1993||New York, UK Mission to the United Nations, Second SecretarySection|
|1988 – 1992||Singapore, Second Secretary, Economics and Information|
|1986 – 1988||FCO, Desk Officer, Central America, Mexico & Central America Department|
British High Commissioner to Sierra Leone
The High Commissioner is the UK government’s representative in a Commonwealth nation. They are responsible for the direction and work of the High Commission and its Deputy High Commissions and/or Consulates, including political work, trade and investment, press and cultural relations, and visa and consular services.