British Ambassador to Armenia

Judith Margaret Farnworth

Biography

HM Ambassador Judith Farnworth was appointed the UK’s Ambassador to Armenia in 2015. She took up her post formally in September.

Diplomatic Career:

2015 Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Armenia
2012 - 2015 Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Kyrgyz Republic
2008 - 2012 Deputy Head of Mission and Her Majesty’s Consul, British Embassy Kyiv
2005 - 2008 Deputy Head of Mission and Her Majesty’s Consul, British Embassy Riga
2000 - 2004 Head of Political Section, British Embassy Prague
1996 - 2000 Second Secretary Political/Press, British Embassy Kyiv
1991 - 1995 Senior Research Analyst, Research and Analysis Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London

Education

1990 MA in International Relations, University of East Anglia
1988 BA Honours in Russian with Philosophy, University of Durham

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British Ambassador to Armenia

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 Kyrgyzstan

    • 2011 to 2015