HMA Hamish Cowell


Hamish joined the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in 1987, and has spent much of his career on Middle East and North African issues, including as Deputy Head of Mission in Tehran from 1992 to 1994 and Head of the Political and Economic Section in Cairo from 1996 to 1999.

Previous roles in government

  1. British Ambassador to Tunisia

    • 2013 to 2016