British Deputy High Commissioner Bengaluru

Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford


Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford took up his appointment in Bengaluru as the British Deputy High Commissioner in September 2019.

Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford worked at the UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office’s (FCO) US Network where he was Consul General in the southeast of the US for four-and-a-half years. He was earlier Head of the Caribbean, Mexico and Central America Department in London. He has served in south-east Asia twice as well as in Russia and Qatar.

British Deputy High Commissioner Bengaluru

In some countries, the Deputy High Commissioner leads a subordinate office to the High Commission in another major city. The Deputy High Commissioner fulfils a similar role to a Consul General, representing the UK government and typically responsible for consular, visa and trade activities in their city or region.

British Deputy High Commission Bengaluru

Previous roles in government

  1. British Deputy High Commissioner Chennai

    2018 to 2019

  2. British Consul General in Atlanta

    2013 to 2018