British High Commissioner to Malawi

Ms Holly Tett

Ms  Holly  Tett



Holly Tett was appointed the British High Commissioner to the Republic of Malawi in September 2016 and took up her role on 1st January 2017. Holly Tett joined the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in 2002. She has previously served in Ethiopia, Tunisia, Argentina and London. Holly Tett is accompanied by her partner Mark Kalch and their four young children.

Full name Ann Laure Tett (known as Holly)
Partner Mark Kalch
Children Four
2011-2016 Buenos Aires, First Secretary
2009-2010 Head, Iraq Enquiry Team
2007-2009 FCO, Head of Public Diplomacy Partners Team
2007 Tunis, Second Secretary
2004-2007 Addis Ababa, Second Secretary
2002-2003 FCO, Desk Officer, European Security & Defence Policy
2002 Joined FCO

British High Commissioner to Malawi

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.